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Rishon Lezion is the fourth largest city in Israel, located along the central Israeli coastal plain 8 km (5 mi) south of Tel Aviv. It is part of the Gush Dan metropolitan area.
Founded in 1882 by Jewish immigrants from the Russian Empire, it was the second Jewish farm settlement established in the land of Israel in the 19th century, after Petah Tikva. In 2017, it was declared the fourth largest city in Israel with a population of 251,719.
Due to some huge residential developments, by 2021 the city will have roughly 340,000 people living it making it the 3rd largest in Israel surpassing Haifa.
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