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Anguilla Facts

  • Name: Anguilla, a British dependent territory that was claimed in 1650
  • Capital City: The Valley (2,503 pop.)
  • Anguilla Population: 15,754 (2013 est.)
  • World Populations (all countries)
  • Currency: East Caribbean Dollar
    (conversion rates)

    east caribbean dollar
    100 East Caribbean Dollars
  • Ethnicity: black (predominant) 90.1%, mixed, mulatto 4.6%, white 3.7%, other 1.5%
  • GDP total: $175.4 million (2010 est.)
  • GDP per capita: $12,200 (2010 est.)
  • Land Sizes
  • Language: English (official)
  • Largest Cities: (by population) The Valley, Stoney Ground, Island Harbour, George Hill, Blowing Point Village, The Farrington, East End Village, Sandy Ground Village
  • Name: Anguilla is named for its eel-like shape: Anguilla means "eel" in Spanish
  • National Day: December 19
  • Religion: Anglican 29%, Methodist 23.9%, other Protestant 30.2%, Roman Catholic 5.7%, other Christian 1.7%, other 5.2%, none or unspecified 4.3%
  • Symbols

Anguilla Photographs

arial view of anguilla

A ferry terminal, AnguillaRobert_Skyhawk at en.wikipedia

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.