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County Kerry

county in Ireland

County Kerry is one of the Counties of Ireland. It is part of the Gaeltacht. Dingle is a popular tourist town in the county, and other scenic parts have been included in the List of World Heritage Sites in Ireland.

County Kerry

Contae Chiarraí
Coat of arms of County Kerry
Coat of arms
Motto(s): 
Comhar, Cabhair, Cairdeas  (Irish)
"Co-operation, Help, Friendship"
Location in Ireland
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 52°10′N 9°45′W / 52.167°N 9.750°W / 52.167; -9.750Coordinates: 52°10′N 9°45′W / 52.167°N 9.750°W / 52.167; -9.750
CountryIreland
ProvinceMunster
County townTralee
Government
 • TypeCounty Council
 • Dáil ÉireannKerry North–West Limerick
Kerry South
 • European ParliamentSouth
Area
 • Total4,746 km2 (1,832 sq mi)
Area rank(5th)
Population
 (2011)
145,502
 • Rank (14th)
CodeKY
Websitewww.kerrycoco.ie