Ireland Map

Provinces of Ireland

S.N.ProvinceIrish namePopulation (2016)Area (km2)DensityNumber of CountiesChief City
1LeinsterLaighin (Cúige Laighean)2,630,72019,800126.512Dublin
2UlsterUlaidh (Cúige Uladh)2,158,85021,88296.39Belfast
3MunsterMumhain (Cúige Mumhan)1,280,39424,67550.56Cork
4ConnachtConnachta (Cúige Chonnacht)550,74217,78830.55Galway

Counties of Ireland

S.N.CountyNative Name (Irish)Ulster-Scots Name(s)County townMost Populous City/TownProvinceRegion
1AntrimAontroim (Contae Aontroma)Anthrim, Antrìm, EntrimBallymena (formerly Carrickfergus 1850-1970)Belfast (part)UlsterNorthern Ireland - UKN0
2ArmaghArd Mhacha (Contae Ard Mhacha)AirmaghArmaghCraigavonUlsterNorthern Ireland - UKN0
3CarlowCeatharlach (Contae Cheatharlach) CarlowCarlowLeinsterSouth-East - IE024
4CavanAn Cabhán (Contae an Chabháin) CavanCavanUlsterBorder - IE011
5ClareAn Clár (Contae an Chláir) EnnisEnnisMunsterMid-West - IE023
6CorkCorcaigh (Contae Chorcaí)CoarkCorkCorkMunsterSouth-West - IE025
7DonegalDún na nGall (Contae Dhún na nGall)Dinnygal, DunnygalLiffordLetterkennyUlsterBorder - IE011
8DownAn Dún (Contae an Dúin)Doon, DounDownpatrickBelfast (part)UlsterNorthern Ireland - UKN0
9DublinBaile Átha Cliath (Contae Bhaile Átha Cliath) DublinDublinLeinsterDublin - IE021
10Dún Laoghaire-RathdownDún Laoghaire-Ráth an Dúin Dún LaoghaireDún LaoghaireLeinsterDublin - IE021
11FingalFine Gall SwordsSwordsLeinsterDublin - IE021
12South DublinÁth Cliath Theas TallaghtTallaghtLeinsterDublin - IE021
13FermanaghFear Manach (Contae Fhear Manach)FermanayEnniskillenEnniskillenUlsterNorthern Ireland - UKN0
14GalwayGaillimh (Contae na Gaillimhe) GalwayGalwayConnachtWest - IE013
15KerryCiarraí (Contae Chiarraí) TraleeTraleeMunsterSouth-West - IE025
16KildareCill Dara (Contae Chill Dara) NaasNewbridgeLeinsterMid-East - IE022
17KilkennyCill Chainnigh (Contae Chill Chainnigh) KilkennyKilkennyLeinsterSouth-East - IE024
18LaoisLaois (Contae Laoise) PortlaoisePortlaoiseLeinsterMidlands - IE012
19LeitrimLiatroim (Contae Liatroma) Carrick-on-ShannonCarrick-on-ShannonConnachtBorder - IE011
20LimerickLuimneach (Contae Luimnigh)LïmerickLimerickLimerickMunsterMid-West - IE023
21LondonderryDoire (Contae Dhoire)LunnonderrieColeraineDerryUlsterNorthern Ireland - UKN0
22LongfordAn Longfort (Contae an Longfoirt)LangfurdLongfordLongfordLeinsterMidlands - IE012
23LouthLú (Contae Lú) DundalkDroghedaLeinsterMid-East - IE022
24MayoMaigh Eo (Contae Mhaigh Eo) CastlebarCastlebarConnachtWest - IE013
25MeathAn Mhí (Contae na Mí) Navan (formerly Trim)NavanLeinsterMid-East - IE022
26MonaghanMuineachán (Contae Mhuineacháin)RonelannMonaghanMonaghanUlsterBorder - IE011
27OffalyUíbh Fhailí (Contae Uíbh Fhailí) Tullamore (formerly Philipstown)TullamoreLeinsterMidlands - IE012
28RoscommonRos Comáin (Contae Ros Comáin) RoscommonRoscommonConnachtWest - IE013
29SligoSligeach (Contae Shligigh) SligoSligoConnachtBorder - IE011
30TipperaryTiobraid Árann (Contae Thiobraid Árann) Nenagh (formerly Clonmel & Cashel)ClonmelMunster 
31TyroneTír Eoghain (Contae Thír Eoghain)OwenslannOmaghOmaghUlsterNorthern Ireland - UKN0
32WaterfordPort Láirge (Contae Phort Láirge)WattèrfordWaterfordWaterfordMunsterSouth-East - IE024
33WestmeathAn Iarmhí (Contae na hIarmhí) MullingarAthloneLeinsterSouth-East - IE024
34WexfordLoch Garman (Contae Loch Garman) WexfordWexfordLeinsterSouth-East - IE024
35WicklowCill Mhantáin (Contae Chill Mhantáin) WicklowBrayLeinsterMid-East - IE022