County Dublin

county of Ireland

County Dublin is a historical county of Ireland, containing Dublin, the capital of the Republic of Ireland. It is now divided into the counties of Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown, Fingal, and South Dublin, and the city of Dublin.

County Dublin

Irish: Contae Bhaile Átha Cliath
Flag of County Dublin
Flag
Coat of arms of County Dublin
Coat of arms
Motto(s): 
Beart do réir ár mbriathar  (Irish)
"Action to match our speech"
Location in Ireland
Location in Ireland
CountryIreland
ProvinceLeinster
Government
 • European ParliamentDublin
Area
 • Total1,693 km2 (654 sq mi)
Area rank30th
Population
 (2016)
1,345,402
 • Rank1st

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