Bat Yam

Bat Yam (Hebrew: בַּת יָם or בַּת־יָם (audio) ) is a city located on Israel's Mediterranean Sea coast, on the Central Coastal Plain just south of Tel Aviv. It is part of the Gush Dan metropolitan area and the Tel Aviv District. In 2020, it had a population of 160,000.[2]

Bat Yam
בַּת יָם
City (from 1958)
Bat Yam
Bat Yam
Coordinates: 32°01′N 34°45′E
Country Israel
District Tel Aviv
Founded1926
Government
  MayorTzvika Brot
Area
  Total8,160 dunams (8.16 km2 or 3.15 sq mi)
Elevation
37 m (121 ft)
Population
 (2019)[1]
  Total129,012
  Density16,000/km2 (41,000/sq mi)
Name meaninglit. 'Daughter of the sea', also 'mermaid'
Websitewww.bat-yam.muni.il
Bat Yam Beach

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