Sde Ya'akov

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Sde Ya'akov
שְׂדֵה יַעֲקֹב
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Sde Ya'akov is located in Israel
Sde Ya'akov
Sde Ya'akov
Coordinates: 32°41′48.48″N 35°8′27.96″E / 32.6968000°N 35.1411000°E / 32.6968000; 35.1411000Coordinates: 32°41′48.48″N 35°8′27.96″E / 32.6968000°N 35.1411000°E / 32.6968000; 35.1411000
District Northern
Council Jezreel Valley
Affiliation Hapoel HaMizrachi
Founded 1927
Population (2015)[1] 1,133
Name meaning Ya'akov Field

Sde Ya'akov (Hebrew: שְׂדֵה יַעֲקֹב‎, lit. Ya'akov Field) is a religious moshav in northern Israel. Located near Kiryat Tiv'on, it falls under the jurisdiction of Jezreel Valley Regional Council. In 2015 it had a population of 1,133.

History[edit]

The village was established in 1927, and was named in honour of Yitzchak Yaacov Reines, the founder of Mizrachi. It was the first settlement founded by Hapoel HaMizrachi.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of localities, in Alphabetical order" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 16 October 2016.