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Swords, Ireland

Swords is a mid-size place in the region of Leinster in Ireland with a population of approximately 36,924 people and is one of the largest places in Ireland. Find all facts and information about Swords.

Facts and figures on Swords at a glance

Name: Swords (Swords)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 36,924 people
Region name (Level 2): Fingal County
Region name (Level 1): Leinster
Country: Ireland
Continent: Europe

Swords is located in the region of Leinster and is also the regional capital of this region. Leinster's capital Dublin (Dublin) is approximately 14.3 km / 8.9 mi away from Swords (as the crow flies). The distance from Swords to Ireland's capital Dublin (Dublin) is approximately 14.3 km / 8.9 mi (as the crow flies).

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

Facts and figures about Swords
Swords SwordsMid-size place / Regional capital36,924 peopleLeinster Leinster

Map of Swords

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Information on Swords

Information on Swords
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Swords SwordsFingal County Fingal CountyLeinster LeinsterIrelandEurope

Time in Swords

Time in Swords
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 7 Feb 2023 - 7:01pmIn effect (+1 hour)Tue, 7 Feb 2023 - 6:01pmGMT UTC +1.0Europe/Dublin

Geographic coordinates of Swords

Latitude & Longitude of Swords
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map53°27'35.0"N (53.4597200°)6°13'05.0"W (-6.2180600°)

Distances from Swords

Distances from Swords
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
5,933 km north of the equator413 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Swords

Places around Swords

13 places found within 5 km around Swords. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Swords
Kinsealy-Drinan Kinsealy-Drinan5,8142.0 km 1.2 mishow
Cloghran Cloghran-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Streamstown Streamstown-3.1 km 2.0 mishow
Seafield Seafield-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Forrest Great Forrest Great-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Feltrim Feltrim-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Killeek Killeek-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Cloughran Cloughran-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Malahide Malahide15,8464.3 km 2.7 mishow
Kinsaley Kinsaley2144.8 km 3.0 mishow
Rivermeade Rivermeade5434.9 km 3.0 mishow
Dooroge Dooroge-5.0 km 3.1 mishow
Dardistown Dardistown-5.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Swords

1 airport found within 15 km around Swords. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Swords
Dublin Airport Dublin AirportDUB, EIDW5.5 km 3.4 mishow

External sources of information on Swords

Swords on Wikipedia