Tel Aviv Facts and Figures

Tel Aviv Facts and Figures

  • Continent: Middle East
  • Country: Israel
  • Founded: 1901
  • City Population: 404,000
  • Urban Population: 1,295,000
  • Metropolitan Area: Gush Dan
  • Area Size: 20 Square Miles
  • Altitude: 15 feet above sea level
  • Ethnicity: 91% Jews; 3% Muslims; 1% Christian; 5% Unclassified
  • Time Zone: UTC+2
  • Coordinates: 32°5′N 34°48′E
  • Climate: Mediterranean
  • Mayor: Ron Huldai
  • Currency: New Israeli Shekel (NIS / ILS)
  • Languages: Hebrew, English (Arabic - in Jaffa)
  • Train Stations: Tel Aviv University; Savidor Central; Hashalom; Haagana
  • Highway: Ayalon
  • Airports: Ben Gurion (TLV); Sde Dov
  • Distance from Jerusalem: 37 miles
  • Winter: 9-17 °C / 48-63 °F (average)
  • Summer: 24-30 °C / 75-86 °F (average)