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Where is The Virgin Islands?

map showing the location of The Virgin Islands

Located in the continent of the Caribbean, British Virgin Islands covers 151 square kilometers of land, making it the 224th largest nation in terms of land area.

The Virgin Islands is a dependant territory of The United Kingdom. The population of The Virgin Islands is 31,148 (2012) and the nation has a density of 206 people per square kilometer.

The currency of The Virgin Islands is the US Dollar (USD). As well, the people of The Virgin Islands are refered to as Virgin Islander.

The dialing code for the country is 1 and the top level internet domain for Virgin Islander sites is .vg.

The Virgin Islands does not share land borders with any countries.

To learn more, visit our detailed British Virgin Islands section.

Quick facts

Population 31,148
Density 206.3 / km2 ( 534.3 / mi2 )
Language English
Capital Road Town
Currency US Dollar
Land Area 151 km2 (58 mi2)
Minimum Longitude -64.750
Maximum Longitude -64.319
Mininum Latitude 18.310
Maximum Latitude 18.532

What is the capital of The Virgin Islands?

map showing the location of The Virgin Islands
Location of Road Town on a map.

Road Town is the capital city of The Virgin Islands. It has a population of 8,449, and is located on a latitue of 18.43 and longitude of -64.62.

Quick Facts About Road Town, the Capital Of The Virgin Islands

City Road Town
Country The Virgin Islands
Population 8,449
Longitude -64.62079000
Latitude 18.42693000
Elevation 9 meters over sea level

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.