Tzukei Yam

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Tzukei Yam
צוּקֵי יָם
Tzukei Yam beach
Tzukei Yam beach
Tzukei Yam is located in Israel
Tzukei Yam
Tzukei Yam
Coordinates: 32°21′37.43″N 34°51′38.87″E / 32.3603972°N 34.8607972°E / 32.3603972; 34.8607972Coordinates: 32°21′37.43″N 34°51′38.87″E / 32.3603972°N 34.8607972°E / 32.3603972; 34.8607972
District Central
Council Hefer Valley
Founded 1956
Population (2016)[1] 279

Tzukei Yam (Hebrew: צוּקֵי יָם‎, lit. Sea Cliffs) is a community settlement in central Israel. Located on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea to the north of Netanya, it falls under the jurisdiction of Hefer Valley Regional Council, of which it is the westernmost community. In 2016 it had a population of 279.[1]

History[edit]

The village was established in 1956, and was named after the nearby cliffs.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "List of localities, in Alphabetical order" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved September 26, 2017.