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Dolphin's Barn (Irish: An Carnán, meaning "the parcel") is an inner city suburb of Dublin, Ireland, situated on the Southside of the city in the Dublin 8, and partially in the Dublin 12, postal district. Its name derives from a family named Dolphyn (Murno Gladst Dolphyn) who once owned a prominent storehouse there. Surrounding areas include The Liberties, Inchicore, Islandbridge, Kilmainham and Crumlin. It is home to one of the city's busiest fire stations which is situated on the corner of Parnell Road and Rutland Avenue. The Grand Canal passes through the centre of the locality under Dolphin's Barn Bridge. The Dublin marathon passes down South Circular Road in Dolphin's Barn. Dolphin's Barn is the home of both Kevin's Hurling Club and former League of Ireland club Dolphins. The official Jewish cemetery of Dublin is on Aughavannagh Road near Dolphin's Barn.


Home to pretty treasures, Dolphins Barn is Ireland's best kept secret. Dolphins Barn is located at a short trip away from Dublin a major city in Ireland. Dublin is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like National Library Of Ireland, Bram Stokers Castle Dracula, Irish Dance Party. Popular vacation packages of Dolphins Barn are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Dolphins Barn*

  • Pollution Statistics in Dolphins Barn

    Know the pollution level of Dolphins Barn before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 28.61 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 32.89 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.45 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 51.95 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 24.68 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 39.8 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 22.47 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 21.33 (Low)
  • Dolphins Barn: Crime and Safety

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    • Burglary and Theft 48.4 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 48.7 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 48.11 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 49.29 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 37.55 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 48.66 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 49.5 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 70.24 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.57 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.16 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 49.5 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.56 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 57.74 (Moderate)
  • Living in Dolphins Barn - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Dolphins Barn is 146.75 (High)

    • Safety Index 49.59 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 86.4 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 35.51 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.49 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 89.51 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 51.68 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.09 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 87.35 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Dolphins Barn

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Dolphins Barn

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.33 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.44 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.03 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 98.81 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 99.84 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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