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Saint Kitts and Nevis's Quick Facts

Land Area 261 km2
Water Area 0 km2
Total Area 261 km2
Population 52,329
Population Density 200.49 / km2
Government Type Federal Parliamentary Democracy (National Assembly) Under A Constitutional Monarchy; A Commonwealth Realm
GDP (PPP) $1.43 Billion
GDP Per Capita $25,500
Currency Dollar (XCD)
  • Coastline: 83 miles (135 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 162 sq miles (261 sq km)
    (water) 0 sq miles (0 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 162 sq miles (261 sq km)
    (Saint Kitts 168 sq km; Nevis 93 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: Saint Kitts and Nevis are divided into fourteen parishes. There are nine divisions on Saint Kitts and five on Nevis.

    Divisions on St Kitts: Christ Church Nichola Town, Saint Anne Sandy Point, Saint George Basseterre, Saint John Capesterre, Saint Mary Cayon, Saint Paul Capesterre, Saint Peter Basseterre, Saint Thomas Middle Island, and Trinity Palmetto Point.

    Divisions on Nevis: Saint George Gingerland, Saint James Windward, Saint John Figtree, Saint Paul Charlestown, and Saint Thomas Lowland.
  • Horizontal Width:
    St. Kitts: 11 mi (17 km) from Sandy Point Town east to Cayon
    Nevis: 6 mi (10 km) from Cotton Ground east to Butlers
  • Vertical Length:
    St. Kitts: 23 mi (37 km) from Banana Bay Beach northwest to St. Paul's
    Nevis: 8 mi (13 km) from Newcastle due south to the border with the Caribbean Sea

    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:
    St. Kitts: 3.2 km (2.3 miles) west from Cayon
    Nevis: Nevis Peak
  • Highest Point: Mount Liamuiga 1,156 m (3792 ft)
  • Lowest Point: Caribbean Sea 0 m (0 ft)
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