County Tipperary

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County Tipperary
Contae Thiobraid Árann

Coat of arms
Coordinates: 52°40′N 7°50′W / 52.667°N 7.833°W / 52.667; -7.833Coordinates: 52°40′N 7°50′W / 52.667°N 7.833°W / 52.667; -7.833
Country Ireland
Province Munster
Dáil Éireann Tipperary North
Tipperary South
EU Parliament South
County seat North: Nenagh
South: Clonmel
Area
 • Total 4,303 km2 (1,661 sq mi)
Area rank 6th
Population (2011) 158,652
 • Rank 11th
Car plates T

County Tipperary (Irish: Contae Thiobraid Árann) is a county of Ireland. County Tipperary is in the province of Munster. It is named after the town of Tipperary. The area of the county is in two halves, North Tipperary and South Tipperary. The population of the county as a whole is 158,754, according to the 2011 Irish Census.