Counties of Ireland
There are 32 historic counties on the island of Ireland. 26 are in the Republic of Ireland and 6 are in Northern Ireland.
The counties in italics do not have a county council, instead they are have two or more smaller administrative county councils (called districts, in Northern Ireland)
Several large towns are county boroughs. These councils have the same powers and duties of a county council.
|County||County Boroughs||Administrative County||Administrative County|
|Province of Connauct|
|County Galway||Galway City|
|Province of Munster|
|County Cork||Cork City|
|County Limerick||Limerick City|
|County Tipperary||North Tipperary||South Tipperary|
|County Waterford||Waterford City|
|Province of Leinster|
|County Dublin||Dublin City||Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown|
|Fingal||County South Dublin|
|Province of Ulster|