Town population:

1590 – around 1100 – 1200, 1673 – around 250, 1777 – 526, 1793 – around 500, 1808 – 565, 1818 – 876, 1827 – 1174, 1860 – 1328, 1885 – 1649, 1897 – 2760, 1910 – 3758, 1921 – 5615, 1939 – 8087, 1942 – 5824, 1946 –6682, 1961 – 16285, 1995 – 25305, 2006 – 38104.

The number and percentage of the Jewish population:

1808 – 26 (4,6%), 1818 – 159 (18,1%), 1827 – 250 (21,3%), 1856 – 515 (42,1%), 1921 – 2256 (40,3%), 1939 – around 3500, June 1940 – 2809, December 1940 – 2800, 1942 – around 2500.
 

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