Businesses in Swords, Dublin


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 22.5%
 Professional Services: 11.2%
 Restaurants: 9.1%
 Industry: 7.6%
 Medical: 6.3%
 Home Services: 6.2%
 Hotels & Travel: 5.5%
 Automotive: 5.2%
 Education: 5.1%
 Food: 5%
 Other: 16.4%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts214.00.5
Car repair454.31.1
New car dealers194.10.5
Beauty salons534.41.3
Driving schools314.80.8
Loan companies243.80.6
Grocery stores and supermarkets334.30.8
General contractors224.60.6
Real estate233.80.6
Buses and trains313.80.8
Other accommodation253.90.6
Construction of buildings314.00.8
Health and medical844.22.1
Bars, pubs and taverns564.11.4
Fast food restaurants294.00.7
Clothing stores534.41.3
Electronics stores504.31.3
Hardware stores254.20.6
Household appliances and goods254.30.6
Office supplies and stationery stores413.51.0
Pharmacies and drug stores284.00.7
Shopping other374.30.9
Women's clothing214.00.5
Fitness centers274.30.7
Area of Swords, Dublin114 km²
Male Population19,648 (49.2%)
Female Population20,302 (50.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +96.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +32.8%
Median Age31.9
Male Median Age31.5
Female Median Age32.2
NeighborhoodsDrinan, Greenfields, Swords Demesne, Swords Glebe, Townparks
Local TimeSunday 11:39 PM
TimezoneGreenwich Mean Time
Lat & Lng53.45972° / -6.21806°
Postal CodesK67

Swords, Dublin - Map

Swords, Dublin Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density178.1 / km²229.2 / km²263.8 / km²350.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Swords, Dublin Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 32.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Swords, Dublin+96.7%+52.9%+32.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Swords, Dublin Median Age

Median Age: 31.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Swords, Dublin31.9 years32.2 years31.5 years
Fingal32.6 years32.9 years32.2 years
Ireland34.8 years35.2 years34.4 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Swords, Dublin Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 51,9781,7923,770
85 Plus42106148
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Swords, Dublin Population Density

Population Density: 350.4 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Swords, Dublin39,950114 km²350.4 / km²
Fingal296,611457.9 km²647.7 / km²
Ireland4.6 million70,286.7 km²65.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Swords, Dublin Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Swords, Dublin
 Swords Demesne: 17.1%
 Townparks: 8.2%
 Swords Glebe: 7%
 Other: 67.8%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Swords, Dublin
 Area Code 1: 79.7%
 Area Code 87: 8.9%
 Area Code 86: 7.3%
 Other: 4.1%

Business distribution by price for Swords, Dublin

 Inexpensive: 44.9%
 Moderate: 36.1%
 Very Expensive: 10.2%
 Expensive: 8.8%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Swords, Dublin CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Swords, Dublin425,918 t10.7 t3,735 t/km²
Fingal3,092,959 t10.4 t6,754 t/km²
Ireland44,326,889 t9.57 t630.7 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Swords, Dublin CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)425,918 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita10.7 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)3,735 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
12/13/057:30 PM3.264 km10,000 mIrish

Swords, Dublin

Swords (from Irish: Sord Cholmcille) is the county town of Fingal in County Dublin, Ireland. It is variously defined as an expansive satellite town within commuting distance of Dublin proper, as a large suburb of the capital and as an emerging city ..  ︎  Swords, Dublin Wikipedia Page

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