Where is Norfolk Island?

Located in Oceania, Norfolk Island is an island nation.The country is not currently involved in any territory disputes.

Norfolk Island is an Oceanian country covering 36.00 km2. This makes it the 11th smallest region in the world and about 0.2 times the size of Washington, DC. Its geographic coordinates are 29 02 S, 167 57 E and Kingston is the capital city.

Its ISO code is NF.

Geography

Norfolk Island has a mean elevation of 0 m above sea level. Its lowest elevation is Pacific Ocean. Its highest elevation is Mount Bates which is 319m above tall.

It has a subtropical climate with little seasonal temperature variation. Its terrain is mostly volcanic with some rolling plains.

Population

Norfolk Island has a population of 2,210 making it the 231st largest in the world.

English is the official language, Norfuk is also widely spoken. The major ethnic groups reported are Australian and New Zealander. The majority of the country is Protestant Christian or Roman Catholic.

The dialing code for the country is 672.

Government

It is a territory of Australia. Its constitution was last ratified in 1914.

Economy

The currency of Norfolk Island is the Dollar (AUD). Its main exports are postage stamps, seeds of the Norfolk Island pine and Kentia palm, and avocadoes.

This page was last modified on September 6th, 2017