County GalwayCounty Galway
) is on the west coast
of Ireland. It is in the Irish province
. Area: 6086 kmē (2350 square miles). Population (census
2002): 208,826 (including 65,774 residents of Galway City
The city of Galway is the county's capital. County Galway contains several Gaeltacht areas where the Irish language is still spoken.
The Twelve Bens mountain range is in County Galway.
Major towns include:
- Galway City
Web site: http://www.countygalway.com/