Largest Cities and Towns in The Republic of Ireland

Name the 20 largest cities and towns located in the Republic of Ireland according to the 2016 census.
*Hint: Most are in Leinster
Sourced from https://www.citypopulation.de/en/ireland/towns/
Quiz by rvarley
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Last updated: June 15, 2020
First submittedJune 14, 2020
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Population
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1,173,179
Dublin
208,669
Cork
94,192
Limerick
79,934
Galway
53,504
Waterford
40,956
Drogheda
39,248
Swords
39,004
Dundalk
32,600
Bray
30,173
Navan
Population
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26,512
Kilkenny
25,276
Ennis
24,272
Carlow
23,691
Tralee
22,742
Newbridge
22,050
Portlaoise
21,722
Balbriggan
21,393
Naas
21,349
Athlone
20,928
Mullingar
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Level 27
Jan 29, 2021
Wexford has over 21,000 people it should be included
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Level 51
Jan 29, 2021
The figures I used for this quiz are those from the 2016 census. Wexford town ranks 22nd in this listing with a population of 20,188. I agree that now in 2021 the population has probably increased, though there are no official figures as of yet, due to the postponed census.
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Level 27
Feb 10, 2021
If wexford is 22nd what town is 21st
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Level 51
Feb 11, 2021
Ireland's 21st largest town in the 2016 census was Celbridge in County Kildare. Population: 20,288. Very close to Wexford's population.