Howth is a village and outer suburb of , . The district as a whole occupies the greater part of the peninsula of Howth Head, which forms the northern boundary of Dublin Bay.

Landmarks in the Area

Industrial building
Photo: psyberartist, CC BY 2.0.

Photo: William Murphy, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Howth Castle and estate lie just outside the village of , in , in the administration of Fingal County Council. Photo: O'Dea, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Ben of Howth is a hilly area on Howth Head, adjacent to the 171 metre high Black Linn, the peninsula's highest point. is situated 1½ km south of Howth. Photo: JP, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Clongriffin is a growing community in northern Donaghmede, on the northern fringe of , . is situated 6 km west of Howth. Photo: SskD13, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Raheny is a northern suburb of , , halfway from the city centre to . is situated 7 km west of Howth.


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