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Sligo, Ireland

Sligo is a mid-size place in the region of Connaught in Ireland with a population of approximately 20,228 people and is one of the largest places in Ireland. Find all facts and information about Sligo.

Facts and figures on Sligo at a glance

Name: Sligo (Sligo)
Status: Mid-size place
Population: 20,228 people
Region name (Level 2): Sligo
Region name (Level 1): Connaught
Country: Ireland
Continent: Europe

Sligo is located in the region of Connaught. Connaught's capital Gaillimh (Gaillimh) is approximately 118 km / 73 mi away from Sligo (as the crow flies). The distance from Sligo to Ireland's capital Dublin (Dublin) is approximately 180 km / 112 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Sligo to the largest places in Ireland.

Facts and figures about Sligo
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Sligo SligoMid-size place20,228 peopleConnaught Connaught

Map of Sligo

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Information on Sligo

Information on Sligo
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Sligo SligoSligo SligoConnaught ConnaughtIrelandEurope

Time in Sligo

Time in Sligo
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 26 Sep 2017 - 10:55pmIn effect (+1 hour)Tue, 26 Sep 2017 - 9:55pmGMT UTC +1.0Europe/Dublin

Geographic coordinates of Sligo

Latitude & Longitude of Sligo
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map54°16'10.9"N (54.2696900°)8°28'09.9"W (-8.4694300°)

Distances from Sligo

Distances from Sligo
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
6,023 km north of the equator551 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Sligo

Places around Sligo

9 places found within 5 km around Sligo. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Sligo
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Magheraboy Magheraboy-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Carrowmore Carrowmore-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Willsborough Willsborough-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Lisgorey Lisgorey-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Aghamore Aghamore-3.6 km 2.3 mishow
Ballincar Ballincar4443.7 km 2.3 mishow
Lahanagh Lahanagh-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Ballure Ballure-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Cregg Cregg-4.7 km 2.9 mishow

Airports around Sligo

1 airport found within 15 km around Sligo. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Sligo
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Sligo Airport Sligo AirportEISG, SXL8.5 km 5.3 mishow

External sources of information on Sligo

Sligo on Wikipedia