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Ennis (/ˈɛ.nɪs/; Irish: Inis, meaning "island") is the county town of Clare, Ireland. The Irish name is short for Inis Cluain Ramh Fhada ("island of the long rowing meadow"). The town is on the River Fergus, north of where it enters the Shannon Estuary, 19 km (12 mi) from Shannon Airport. In 2011, Ennis had a population of 25,360, making it the largest town in Clare and the 11th largest in Ireland.


Ennis in Ireland offers a unique experience to travellers. After your splendid visit to Ennis, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Waterford. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Waterford for its bountiful attractions like House Of Waterford Crystal, Waterford Treasures - Three Museums In The Viking Triangle, Bishops Palace Cafe on your trip to Ennis. To explore Ennis, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Ennis*

  • Pollution Statistics in Ennis

    Know the pollution level of Ennis before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 62.5 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 29.17 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 45 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 29.17 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 40 (Moderate)
  • Ennis: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Ennis for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ennis.

    • Burglary and Theft 33.57 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.43 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.14 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.09 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 32.86 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.44 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 32.14 (Low)
    • Drug offense 62.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 85.71 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 56.43 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 44.12 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20.71 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 53.79 (Moderate)
  • Living in Ennis - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Ennis is 175.89 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 61.45 (High)
    • Climate Index 90.75 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 41.32 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 23 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 86.83 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 63.33 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.37 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 101.71 (High)
    • 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 Ennis

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ennis

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.29 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.08 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 100.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 94.94 USD

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

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