Sections

Social & Cultural

Visualising the Social and Cultural Infrastructure in Galway City and County

Use the interactive charts and maps below to explore key data about this area

Deprivation Index

Mapping Relative Deprivation index measures at the Electoral Division level, 2011.

Click the interactive map for further measures. See the note on relative index scoring for comparison on the Pobal website.

City Housing Rental

Average Monthly Rents

Galway City: Average Monthly Rents

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County Housing Rental

Average Monthly Rents

Galway County: Average Monthly Rents

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House Purchase Prices

Average house prices in Galway, and Nationally

  • Source: Dept. of the Environment, Community & Local Government
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Galway & National House Prices, Quarterly in Euros, 2009-2013

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Data note: Average house prices are derived from data supplied by the mortgage lending agencies on all loans approved by them. In comparing house prices figures from one period to another, account should be taken of the fact that changes in the mix of dwellings will affect the average figures.

Disability Supports

Number of Recipients of Illness, Disability and Caring Payments by Payment Type and County, 2013

Source: Dept. of Social Protection

Poverty Rates

Poverty Rates by Region, statistical indicator and Year Click the area names below the charts to show/hide them

At Risk of Poverty Rate (%)
Deprivation Rate (%)
Consistent Poverty Rate (%)

Data note: Deprivation Rate: An individual is defined as being deprived if they experience two or more forms of enforced deprivation.

Cultural Infrastructure

Mapping Heritage Sites, Museums, Art Galleries, Theatres, Theatre Companies and Cinemas

Galway City Markets and Shopping Centres

  • Source: Galway City Council
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Mapping Commute Times