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Geography Statistics of Barbados

Barbados's Information

Flag of Barbados
Land Area 430 km2
Total Area 430km2 (#182)
Population 291,495 (#179)
Population Density 677.90/km2
Government Type Parliamentary Democracy (Parliament) Under A Constitutional Monarchy; A Commonwealth Realm
GDP (PPP) $4.80 Billion
GDP Per Capita $17,200
Currency Dollar (BBD)
More Information Barbados
Largest Cities
  • Coastline: 60 miles (97 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 166 sq miles (431 sq km)
    (water) negligible
    (TOTAL) 166 sq miles (431 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: Barbados is divided into eleven parishes: Christ Church, Saint Andrew, Saint George, Saint James, Saint John, Saint Joseph, Saint Lucy, Saint Michael, Saint Peter, Saint Philip and Saint Thomas
  • Horizontal Width: 12.19 km (7.58 miles) from Holetown, east to Bathsheba
  • Vertical Length: 19.3 km (12.1 miles) from Bridgetown, north to Crab Hill
  • Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (none)
  • Geographic Center: 1.9 km (1.18 miles) northeast of Belair
  • Highest Point: Mt. Hillaby - 1,102 ft. (336 m)
  • Lowest Point: Caribbean Sea - 0 ft. (0 m)
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Relative Location

Barbados Trivia

What Are The Major Natural Resources Of Barbados?

Barbados has a wealth of natural resources including arable land, fish, forests, fish, minerals, oil, and natural gas.

What Are The Major Natural Resources Of Barbados?

What Languages are Spoken in Barbados?

English is spoken as the official language in Barbados.

What Languages Are Spoken in Barbados?

Where are the Barbados?

Barbados is an island country located in the Caribbean.

Fun Facts About Barbados

What is the biggest city in Barbados?

Bridgetown is the largest city in Barbados with a population of around 110,000.

Biggest Cities In Barbados

What Is The Capital Of Barbados?

The capital of Barbados is Bridgetown. With a population of approximately 110,000 in 2014, Bridgetown is also the island country's most populous city. Bridgetown is located in the parish of Saint Michael, on Carlisle Bay, near the island's southwestern coast.

What Is the Capital of Barbados?

Is Bridgetown a World Heritage Site?

Bridgetown is the capital of Barbados, a Caribbean island nation. In 2011, the historic part of the city and its garrison were inducted as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Colonial Bridgetown And Garrison - UNESCO World Heritage Site In Barbados

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