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Limerick is a thriving area for high quality, high tech jobs, with 15,800 new jobs created since 2013 and unemployment falling to just 4.3% (below European average of 8.4%), is one of Ireland’s fastest growing cities.
Its success is built on a bedrock of unrivalled collaboration between key regional stakeholders – local authorities, universities, Shannon Airport, Shannon Foynes Port Authorities, Limerick Chamber, IDA and Enterprise Ireland and others.
4th lowest regional unemployment: 4.3%
72% of journeys in Limerick are under 30 mins
Limerick is a 2 hour 15 minute drive from Dublin, 1.5 hour drive from Cork & a 1 hour 20 minute drive from Galway
Dublin is a 2 hour 20 minute train journey away, while Cork is just a 1 hour 50 minute trip away
142 FDI companies in the Mid-West
25,270 employed in FDI related companies in the Mid-West
Only city outside of Dublin with direct airport links to all key markets and pre-clearance to USA