Where is Anguilla?

Anguilla is a North American country covering 91.00 km2. This makes it the18 smallest region in the world and about one-half the size of Washington, DC. Its geographic coordinates are 18 15 N, 63 10 W and The Valley is the capital city.

Anguilla is an island nation. The country is not currently involved in any territory disputes.

The name Anguilla means "eel" in various Romance languages.

Its ISO code is AI.


It is located in the Caribbean, east of Puerto Rico. Anguilla has a mean elevation of 0 m above sea level.

It has a tropical climate which is affected by northeast trade winds. It is a flat and low-lying island made of coral and limestone.


Anguilla has a population of 16,752 making it the 219th largest in the world. The population is mostly concentrated in the center of the island.

English is the official language. The major ethnic groups reported are African/black, hispanic, or mixed. The population is predominantly Protestant, with Anglicans and Methodists representing the largest groups.

The dialing code for the country is -263.


It is a territory of the United Kingdom. Its constitution was last ratified in 1982.


Factoring in Purchasing Power Parity, Anguilla's GDP is $175,400,000.00 (USD) with $12,200.00 (USD) per capita. This makes it the 220th largest economy and its citizens the 119th richest in the world. The currency of Anguilla is the Dollar (XCD). Its main exports are lobster, fish, and livestock. Its major imports include fuels, foodstuffs, and manufactures.