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Where is Georgia?

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Located in the continent of Asia, Georgia covers 69,700 square kilometers of land, making it the 122nd largest nation in terms of land area.

Georgia became an independent state in 1991, after gaining its sovereignty from Russia. The population of Georgia is 4,570,934 (2012) and the nation has a density of 66 people per square kilometer.

The currency of Georgia is the Lari (GEL). As well, the people of Georgia are refered to as Georgian.

The dialing code for the country is 995 and the top level internet domain for Georgian sites is .ge.

Georgia shares land borders with 4 countries: Turkey, Russia, Armenia, Azerbaijan.

To learn more, visit our detailed Georgia section.

Quick facts

Population 4,570,934
Density 65.6 / km2 ( 169.9 / mi2 )
Language Georgian
Independence Year 1991
Capital Tbilisi (T'bilisi)
Currency Lari
GDP 16,529,963,187 (2014 data)
GDP per Capita 3,616 (2014 data)
Land Area 69,700 km2 (26,911 mi2)
Neighbouring Countries Armenia, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Russia
Minimum Longitude 40.010
Maximum Longitude 46.720
Mininum Latitude 41.040
Maximum Latitude 43.580

What is the capital of Georgia?

map showing the location of Georgia
Location of Tbilisi on a map.

Tbilisi is the capital city of Georgia. It has a population of 1,049,498, and is located on a latitue of 41.69 and longitude of 44.83.

Tbilisi is also the political center of Georgia, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Executive head of state.

Quick Facts About Tbilisi, the Capital Of Georgia

City Tbilisi
Country Georgia
Population 1,049,498
Longitude 44.83368000
Latitude 41.69411000
Elevation 491 meters over sea level

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.