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Recess is a village in Co Galway. Located along the N59 road, it is 55km north west of Galway City Centre and 21km east of Clifden. There are a number of buses from Recess to the likes of Clifden, Galway City Centre and Westport. The area is primarily rural although there are a small strip of shops in Recess village which include a small number of pubs and Joyce's Craft Shop and Art Gallery. Recess is also the home of the famous Connemara green marble. There is also a national school in the village...

Household In Recess

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Couple without Children

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Under 1616-3435-4950-6465+10%20%0%29%16.0019.0017.0029.0019.0022.0028.0022.0016.0012.00RecessNational
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House Age

Before 19191919-19601961-19801981-2000After 2000Not Stated10%20%0%28%12.0028.0019.0024.0016.001.009.0015.0020.0025.0026.005.00RecessNational
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