Largest Cities in St. Lucia

Facts about St. Lucia

Official languages: English
Capital: Castries
Area: 616 km²
Population: 160,922 residents
Population density: 261.24 residents per km²
Currency: XCD
Internet TLD: .lc
ISO codes: LC, LCA, 662
The telephone code for St. Lucia is + 1-758

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St. Lucia is an independent island nation in the Commonwealth of Nations. It is north of St. Vincent and the Grenadines and south of Martinique. The state lies in the area of ​​the West Indies and belongs to the Lesser Antilles. St. Lucia is the third largest of the Windward Islands and part of the Leeward Islands. Its main feature is the forested mountains that extend from north to south and are intersected by river valleys.

Biggest Cities of St. Lucia by Population

# City Population Latitude Longitude
1 Castries, Saint Lucia 20,111 13.9957 -61.0061
2 Bisee, Saint Lucia 13,091 14.0243 -60.9744
3 Vieux Fort, Saint Lucia 4,685 13.7167 -60.95
4 Micoud, Saint Lucia 3,517 13.8167 -60.9
5 Soufriere, Saint Lucia 3,029 13.8562 -61.0566
6 Dennery, Saint Lucia 2,981 13.8996 -60.8879
7 Gros Islet, Saint Lucia 2,473 14.0667 -60.95
8 Anse La Raye, Saint Lucia 1,367 13.9462 -61.0388
9 Laborie, Saint Lucia 1,242 13.75 -60.9833
10 Choiseul, Saint Lucia 457 13.7727 -61.0493

St. Lucia: Castries

Castries is the capital of St. Lucia. It is located on the northwest coast of the island. About 20,000 people live in Castries. If you include the surrounding area, 54,000 people live in the region. That’s more than a quarter of the country’s population.

In 1765 the French founded the city and named it after the Marquis de Castries, a French minister and marshal. With its port, St. Lucia is also the economic center of the small country.

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