Health & Education

Kerry has a well developed public and private health service. Kerry General and the Bon Secours Hospitals provide a comprehensive range of services including specialist care, surgical and general medicine.

Kerry offers an excellent range of primary and secondary schools. There are 27 post primary
schools and 144 primary schools. Each year almost 2,000 students sit the Leaving Certificate exam (final state exam for second level).


Substantial Industrial Base

Kerry has established a substantial industrial base with national and international companies. The range of products range from financial services to textiles. These include FEXCO (Killorglin), Kerry Group,Astellas, Temmler, Liebherr (Killarney). There has been a surge in the number of the indigenous businesses resulting in a growing base of small and medium manufacturing and service businesses.