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Where is Trinidad And Tobago?

map showing the location of Trinidad And Tobago

Located in the continent of the Caribbean, Trinidad and Tobago covers 5,128 square kilometers of land, making it the 175th largest nation in terms of land area.

Trinidad And Tobago became an independent state in 1962, after gaining its sovereignty from The United Kingdom. The population of Trinidad And Tobago is 1,226,383 (2012) and the nation has a density of 239 people per square kilometer.

The currency of Trinidad And Tobago is the Trinidad and Tobago Dollar (TTD). As well, the people of Trinidad And Tobago are refered to as Trinidadian/Tobagonian.

The dialing code for the country is 1 and the top level internet domain for Trinidadian/Tobagonian sites is .tt.

Trinidad And Tobago does not share land borders with any countries.

To learn more, visit our detailed Trinidad and Tobago section.

Quick facts

Population 1,226,383
Density 239.2 / km2 ( 619.4 / mi2 )
Language English
Independence Year 1962
Capital Port-of-Spain (City of Port of Spain)
Currency Trinidad and Tobago Dollar
GDP 24,433,812,700 (2013 data)
GDP per Capita 19,923 (2013 data)
Land Area 5,128 km2 (1,980 mi2)
Minimum Longitude -61.930
Maximum Longitude -60.520
Mininum Latitude 10.040
Maximum Latitude 11.350

What is the capital of Trinidad And Tobago?

map showing the location of Trinidad And Tobago
Location of Port-of-Spain on a map.

Port-of-Spain is the capital city of Trinidad And Tobago. It has a population of 49,031, and is located on a latitue of 10.67 and longitude of -61.52.

Port-of-Spain is also the political center of Trinidad And Tobago, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Ceremonial head of state.

Quick Facts About Port-of-Spain, the Capital Of Trinidad And Tobago

City Port-of-Spain
Country Trinidad And Tobago
Population 49,031
Longitude -61.51889000
Latitude 10.66668000
Elevation 21 meters over sea level

Most popular cities in Trinidad And Tobago

Rank City Population
#1Laventille157,258
#2Chaguanas67,433
#3Mon Repos56,380
#4San Fernando55,419

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.