County Cavan

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County Cavan
Image:IrelandCavan.png
Area: 1,931 km²
Capital: Cavan
Code: CN
Population: 56,546 (2002)
Province: Ulster

Cavan (Irish: An Cabhán) is a county in the Republic of Ireland. It is one of three counties situated in the province of Ulster without being part of Northern Ireland. It was created by Elizabeth I of England. The county is bordered by County Monaghan, County Leitrim, County Longford, County Meath, County Westmeath in the Republic, and County Fermanagh in Northern Ireland. Area: 1,931 km² (746 square miles). Population (census 2002): 56,546.

The county town is Cavan. Other settlements include:

Arvagh
Bailieborough, Ballinagh, Ballyjamesduff, Bawnboy Belturbet, Blacklion, Butlersbridge
Cootehill
Dowra, Glangevlin
Kingscourt, Killeshandra
Mullagh
Stradone, Shercock
Virginia

The township of Cavan, Ontario, Canada was named after County Cavan, from which its settlers had emigrated.

Template:Ireland countiesde:Cavan (County) fr:Comté de Cavan ga:Contae an Chabháin nl:County Cavan no:Cavan (grevskap) pl:Cavan (hrabstwo) pt:Condado de Cavan ro:Comitatul Cavan

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