Center District (Israel)

Center District (Israel)

Infobox Israel district
name=Center District

hebname=Hebrew|מחוז המרכז
largest city=Rishon LeZion
no cities=18
no lc=22
no rc=12
The Center District ( _he. מחוז המרכז, "Meḥoz haMerkaz") of Israel is one of six administrative districts, including most of the Sharon region. The district capital is Ramla. The district's largest city is Rishon LeZion. Its population as of 2005 was 1,613,700. According to the Israeli Central Beurau of statistics 88% of the population is Jewish, 8% is Arab, and 4% are not classified (most are former Soviet Union immigrants of partially Jewish Nationality or family relationship).

Administrative sub-regions

Former Municipalities


ee also

*Districts of Israel
*List of cities in Israel

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