Ramat Gan

Ramat Gan (Hebrew:  רָמַת גַּןor רָמַת־גַּן) is a city in the Tel Aviv District of Israel, located east of the municipality of Tel Aviv and part of the Tel Aviv metropolitan area. It is home to one of the world's major diamond exchanges, and many high-tech industries.

Ramat Gan
רָמַת גַּן
רָמַת־גַּן
City (from 1950)
Hebrew transcription(s)
  Also spelledRamat-Gan (unofficial)
Ramat Gan
Ramat Gan
Coordinates: 32°04′12″N 34°49′25″E
CountryIsrael
DistrictTel Aviv
Founded1921
Government
  MayorCarmel Shama
Area
  Total12,214 dunams (12.214 km2 or 4.716 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)
  Total163,301[1]
Name meaningGarden Heights
Websitewww.ramat-gan.muni.il

Ramat Gan was established in 1921 as a moshav shitufi, a communal farming settlement. In 2019 it had a population of 163,480.[2]


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