County Limerick

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County Limerick
Contae Luimnigh
Motto: Cuimhnigh ar Luimneach  (Irish)
"Remember Limerick"
Coordinates: 52°30′N 8°45′W / 52.5°N 8.75°W / 52.5; -8.75Coordinates: 52°30′N 8°45′W / 52.5°N 8.75°W / 52.5; -8.75
Country Ireland
Province Munster
Dáil Éireann Kerry North-West Limerick
Limerick
Limerick City
EU Parliament South
County seat Limerick
Government
 • Type County Council and City Council
Area
 • Total 2,755 km2 (1,064 sq mi)
Area rank 10th
Population (2011) 191,809
(134,703 excl. Limerick City)
 • Rank 8th
Car plates LK and L

County Limerick (Irish: Contae Luimnigh) is a county of Ireland. County Limerick is in the province of Munster. It is named after the city of Limerick, which is in County Limerick. At the 2011 census, 191,809 people lived in County Limerick.