Or Akiva ( Heb. אור עקיבא - “Light of Akiva ”) is a city in the center of Israel.
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Or Akiva is located 48 km from Haifa and 39 km from Tel Aviv, 3 km from the Mediterranean Sea between the two highways near Caesarea.
According to the Central Statistical Bureau of Israel , the population at the beginning of 2018 was 17,759 people  .
- Official data on Israeli settlements as of December 31, 2017 (Hebrew) . Central Bureau of Statistics of Israel . The appeal date is December 27, 2018.