County Kerry

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County Kerry

Contae Chiarraí
Coat of arms of County Kerry
Coat of arms
Motto(s): 
Comhar, Cabhair, Cairdeas  (Irish)
"Co-operation, Help, Friendship"
Location in Ireland
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 52°10′N 9°45′W / 52.167°N 9.750°W / 52.167; -9.750Coordinates: 52°10′N 9°45′W / 52.167°N 9.750°W / 52.167; -9.750
CountryIreland
ProvinceMunster
County townTralee
Government
 • TypeCounty Council
 • Dáil ÉireannKerry North–West Limerick
Kerry South
 • European ParliamentSouth
Area
 • Total4,746 km2 (1,832 sq mi)
Area rank(5th)
Population
(2011)
145,502
 • Rank (14th)
CodeKY
Websitewww.kerrycoco.ie

County Kerry is one of the Counties of Ireland. It is part of the Gaeltacht. Dingle is a popular tourist town in the county, and other scenic parts have been included in the List of World Heritage Sites in Ireland.