The Official Guide to Limerick, Ireland
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Key Regional Features

Key Regional Features

  • Critical mass populaton of 1.2m between the Atlantic Gateways of Cork, Limerick/Shannon, Galway.

  • Shannon International Airport in close proximity to Limerick City.

  • Strong Industrial/Business Core.

  • A young, highly educated and flexible workforce. Over 35% of the Region’s population are under the age of 25 and more than 40,000 students attend 3rd level colleges in the Region.

  • Shannon Estuary sheltered Deep Sea Ports.

  • A rural hinterland of distinctive landscapes and beautiful scenery with many historical landmarks.

Mid-West Region, Counties of Clare, Limerick, North Tipperary & Limerick City

Principal Statistics
Area (sq kms) 8,248,64
Regional Population 371,900 (2008)
Population Target 427,200 (2016)
Population Target 463,200 (2022)

 Source: Mid-West Regional Planning Guidelines 2010-2022

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Format: 2014-10-22
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