Where is Saint Barthelemy?

Located in the Caribbean, Saint Barthelemy is an island nation.

Saint Barthelemy is a North American country covering 25.00 km2. This makes it the 7th smallest region in the world and about 30 times smaller than New York City. Its geographic coordinates are 17 90 N, 62 85 W and Gustavia is the capital city.

Its ISO code is BL.

The currency of Saint Barthelemy is the Euro (EUR).

Geography

Saint Barthelemy has a mean elevation of 0 m above sea level. Its lowest elevation is Caribbean Ocean. Its highest elevation is Morne du Vitet which is 286m above tall.

The islands all have a subtropical marine climate. The terrain is hilly, with beaches and shallow-water reefs.

Population

Saint Barthelemy has a population of 7,209 making it the 225th largest in the world. The majority of the population can be found in and around the capital of Gustavia.

French is the primary language spoken. The major ethnic groups reported are white, Creole, and black. The majority of the country identifies as Roman Catholic, Protestant, or Jehovah's Witness.

The dialing code for the country is 590.

Government

It is an overseas collectivity of France. Its constitution was last ratified in 1958.

This page was last modified on September 6th, 2017