Gush Dan

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Gush Dan

From top left: Tel Aviv, Herzliya, Bat Yam, Netanya, Ashdod, Rishon Letzion, Southern Suburbs of Tel Aviv.
From top left: Tel Aviv, Herzliya, Bat Yam, Netanya, Ashdod, Rishon Letzion, Southern Suburbs of Tel Aviv.
Nickname(s): 
Dan Bloc (Gush Dan in Hebrew)
Country Israel
Metropolitan AreaGush Dan
Area
 • Total1,516 km2 (585 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2016)[1]
 • Total3,854,000.
44.7% of Israel's Population
 • Metro density2,291/km2 (5,930/sq mi)
 Israeli Jews: 95.1%
Israeli Arabs: 4.9%
Time zoneUTC+2 (IST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (IDT)
Postal code
61999
Area code+972 (Israel) 3 (City)

Gush Dan (Hebrew: גּוּשׁ דָּן; Arabic: غوش دان‎) is a metropolitan area that includes Tel Aviv and other nearby cities in Israel. It is the largest metropolitan area in Israel.

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Coordinates: 32°2′N 34°46′E / 32.033°N 34.767°E / 32.033; 34.767