Tarnow

Name in English: 
  • Tarnow
Names in Ukrainian: 
  • Та́рнів (Тарнув)
Names in Polish: 
Tarnow
Names in German: 
Tarnau
Names in Russian: 
Tarnov (Тарнув)
Names in Yiddish: 
Tarna[טרנא]
Historical-cultural region: 
Western Galicia
Administrative History: 

 

 

Years State Province District
Till 1772 Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth: Kingdom of Poland  

Rus Voivodship (Województwo ruskie)

 
1772-1867 "Hapsburg Empire", since 1804 - Austrian Empire   

Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria (Königreich Galizien und Lodomerien)

 
1867-1914 Austro-Hungarian Monarchy   

Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria (Königreich Galizien und Lodomerien)

 
1914-1915 Under Russian occupation General-Government Galitsiia  Tarnow,Galiscia, Austro-Hungarian Monarchy
1915-1918 Austro-Hungarian Monarchy  

Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria (Königreich Galizien und Lodomerien)

 
1918 - May 1919 West-Ukrainian People's Republic    
May 1919 - September 1939 Republic of Poland Stanislawów wojewódstwo  Tarnow powiat,Krakow wojewódstwo
 
September 1939 - June 1941 USSR: Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic Stanislav oblast'  
June 1941 - July 1944 Under German occupation:  

General Government (Das Generalgouvernement für die besetzten polnischen Gebiete)

Distrikt Galizien  
Since 1945 Republic of Poland Malopolsky wojewódstwo  

 

Population Data: 

 

Year Total Jews Percentage of Jews
1765 ?  1,080 -
1820 ?  1,640  
1880  24,627  11,349  46%
1890  27,574  11,677  42.3%
1900  31,691  12,586  39.7%
1910  36,731  15,108  41.1%
1921  35,347  15,608  44.1%
2006  117,109