Straffan

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Straffan
Irish: Teach Srafáin
Town
Straffan is located in Ireland
Straffan
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 53°18′45″N 6°36′28″W / 53.31254°N 6.60790°W / 53.31254; -6.60790Coordinates: 53°18′45″N 6°36′28″W / 53.31254°N 6.60790°W / 53.31254; -6.60790
Country Ireland
Province Leinster
County County Kildare
Elevation 70 m (230 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Urban 439
 • Rural 1,453
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) IST (WEST) (UTC-1)

Straffan (Irish: Teach Srafáin) is a village in County Kildare, Ireland on the banks of the River Liffey, 25 km upstream of the Irish capital Dublin.

With a population (according to the census of 2006) of 439 – an increase since 2002 of 32.2% – Straffan is the 31st most populous centre in County Kildare.

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