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Goatstown is primarily a residential area, with extensive housing developments from the middle decades of the 20th century onwards, with little local industry. It is roughly centred on a pub named the Goat Grill, at the intersection of Goatstown Road and Taney Road, where there has been a pub since the early 18th century. Goatstown got its name from the fact that formerly goats were bred there; in the 19th century it was popular to travel to Dundrum and nearby Goatstown as goat's milk was considered to be excellent for those suffering from tuberculosis.


A place in Ireland, Goatstown is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. A gripping city on its own right, Dublin also deserves a visit. Dublin, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like National Library Of Ireland, Bram Stokers Castle Dracula, Irish Dance Party. Also, to reach Goatstown, you'll have to take a flight to Dublin; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Goatstown.

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Facts and Stats for Goatstown*

  • Pollution Statistics in Goatstown

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

    • Air Pollution 29.41 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 35.37 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 44.15 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 53.65 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 26.56 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 39.21 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 24.49 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 21.77 (Low)
  • Goatstown: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 48.59 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 47.71 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 47.81 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 48.14 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 38.07 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 49.73 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 49.74 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 70.45 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.66 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.3 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 49.56 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 29.28 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 58.16 (Moderate)
  • Living in Goatstown - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Goatstown is 145.36 (High)

    • Safety Index 49.79 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 85.89 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 37.07 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.91 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.46 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 48.54 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.96 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 87.97 (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 Goatstown

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.33 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.11 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 93.7 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 92.63 USD

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

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