Population of the City:

Second half of the 16th Century - around 600, 1660 - around 200, 1808 - 1,267, 1827 - 1,986, 1857 - 3,537, 1885 - 5,291, 1897 - 4,886, 1910 - around 7,000, 1921 - 5,014, 1939 - 5,502, 1961 - 3,547, 2006 - 6,323

Number and Percentage of Jews:
1765 - 268, 1797 - 355 (33.8%), 1800 - 440 (37.9%), 1806 - 400 (26%), 1808 - 485 (39.9%), 1827 - 1,011 (50.9%), 1857 - 1,693 (47.9%), 1885 - 3,200 (60%), 1897 - 2,437 (49.9%), 1921 - 2,188 (43.6%), 1939 - around 2,200, January 1941 - around 2,000

 

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