Grenada Google maps and Driving Directions
Get free driving directions, Google maps, traffic information for Grenada, and St. George’s (GPS: 12 03 N 61 45 W), the capital city of the country located in (the) Caribbean, island between the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean, north of Trinidad and Tobago.
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The southernmost of the Windward Islands, Grenada made world headlines in 1983 when the US and Caribbean allies mounted an invasion to sever links with Castros Cuba.
Grenada is volcanic in origin with central mountains.
The map above fully covers Grenada with its road routes from cities to towns, road intersections in any region, provinces, prefectures, also with free driving directions in St. George’s or to the neighboring towns and countries. To look at the detailed map about a particular quarter in Saint George’s, please click on the area and zoom to the place you are interested in the Google maps of Grenada (GD).
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Grenada (the first a is a long vowel) is the most southerly of the Windward Islands, about 100 mi (161 km) from the Venezuelan coast. It is a volcanic island traversed by a mountain range, the highest peak of which is Mount St. Catherine (2,756 ft 840 m).
Grenada (area: 344 sq km / 132,82 sq mi), where the official language is English, lying in America and using the currency; East Caribbean dollar (XCD), since 1965, set their clock to UTC-4. That means they are 1 hour ahead of Washington DC during Standard Time in Saint George’s, the capital. Note to the time difference: N/A.
The climate in Grenada; Tropical, tempered by trade winds. Hurricanes are a hazard in the JulyNovember wet season.
Geography in a nutshell; Volcanic in origin, with densely forested central mountains. Its territory also includes the islands of Carriacou and Petite Martinique.
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Driving directions Grenada
The Google maps and Google Satellite maps of Grenada above showing the country, located next to N/A. For your further reference, the latitude and longitude coordinates of Grenada are 12 07 N, 61 40 W , while the capital, Saint George’s found at 12 03 N 61 45 W.
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About Grenada and the capital, St. George’s
|The national flag of Grenada||Borderline map of Grenada|
|Flag description: a rectangle divided diagonally into yellow triangles (top and bottom) and green triangles (hoist side and outer side), with a red border around the flag; there are seven yellow, five-pointed stars with three centered in the top red border, three centered in the bottom red border, and one on a red disk superimposed at the center of the flag; there is also a symbolic nutmeg pod on the hoist-side triangle (Grenada is the world’s second-largest producer of nutmeg, after Indonesia); the seven stars stand for the seven administrative divisions, with the central star denoting the capital, St. George; yellow represents the sun and the warmth of the people, green stands for vegetation and agriculture, and red symbolizes harmony, unity, and courage.||Border length: 0 km.|
Did you know about Grenada?
- First settled by France, Grenada invaded by Britain in 1762. It became an Associated State in 1967 and fully independent in 1974.
- Known as “the spice island of the Caribbean,” it is the worlds second-largest nutmeg producer.
- Grenada consists of the island of Grenada itself plus six smaller islands which lie to the north of the main island.
Facts of Grenada (GD)
Name conventional long form: none, conventional short form: Grenada, etymology: probably named for the Spanish city of Granada; in Spanish “granada” means “pomegranate”
Codes: ISO; GD, Internet; .gd
Capital city: St. George’s
Language(s): English (official language), French patois
National holiday(s): Independence Day, 7 February (1974)
Motto: Ever Conscious of God We Aspire, Build and Advance as One People
Currency: East Caribbean dollar (XCD), since 1965
GPS: 12 07 N, 61 40 W, St. George’s; 12 03 N 61 45 W
Location: Caribbean, island between the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean, north of Trinidad and Tobago
Geography note: the administration of the islands of the Grenadines group is divided between Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and Grenada
Land boundaries: N/A, 0 km
Maritime boundaries: Caribbean Sea
Coastline: 121 km
Area: total: 344 sq km; land: 344 sq km, water: 0 sq km (total 132,82 mi2), twice the size of Washington, DC.
Roadways: total: 1,127 km, paved: 687 km, unpaved: 440 km (2001)
Local time (capital): UTC-4, 1 hour ahead of Washington DC during Standard Time
Note to the local time: N/A
Population in Grenada: 108 339
Population in Saint George’s: 4 300 (including the metropolitan areas)
Urbanization: urban population: 35.6% of total population (2015)
Major urban areas population: SAINT GEORGE’S (capital) 38,000 (2014)
Population growth rate: 0.46% (2016 estimate)
Birth rate: 15.8 births / 1,000 population (2016 estimate)
Death rate: 8.1 deaths / 1,000 population (2016 estimate)
Age structure: 0-14 years: 24.15% (male 13,935 / female 12,928) 15-24 years: 15.55% (male 8,609 / female 8,684) 25-54 years: 40.36% (male 23,001 / female 21,891) 55-64 years: 10.1% (male 5,753 / female 5,476) 65 years and over: 9.84% (male 5,041 / female 5,901) (2016 estimate)
Median age: total: 30.9 years; male: 30.9 years, female: 31 years (2016 estimate)
Ethnic groups: African descent 89.4%, mixed 8.2%, East Indian 1.6%, other 0.9% (includes indigenous) (2001 estimate)
Religions: Roman Catholic 44.6%, Protestant 43.5% (includes Anglican 11.5%, Pentecostal 11.3%, Seventh Day Adventist 10.5%, Baptist 2.9%, Church of God 2.6%, Methodist 1.8%, Evangelical 1.6%, other 1.3%), Jehovah’s Witness 1.1%, Rastafarian 1.1%, other 6.2%, none 3.6%
Government type: Parliamentary democracy under constitutional monarchy
Legal system: common law based on English model
National anthem: Hail Grenada
Known national hazards: lies on edge of hurricane belt; hurricane season lasts from June to November
Major infectious diseases: note: active local transmission of Zika virus by Aedes species mosquitoes has been identified in this country (as of August 2016); it poses an important risk (a large number of cases possible) among US citizens if bitten by an infective mosquito; other less common ways to get Zika are through sex, via blood transfusion, or during pregnancy, in which the pregnant woman passes Zika virus to her fetus (2016)
Land use: agricultural land: 32.3%; arable land 8.8%; permanent crops 20.6%; permanent pasture 2.9%; forest: 50%; other: 17.7% (2011 estimate)
Agricultural products: bananas, cocoa, nutmeg, mace, citrus, avocados, root crops, sugarcane, corn, vegetables
Industries: food and beverages, textiles, light assembly operations, tourism, construction
Export commodities: nutmeg, bananas, cocoa, fruit and vegetables, clothing, mace
Main export partners: Nigeria 44.7%, St. Lucia 10.8%, Antigua and Barbuda 7.3%, St. Kitts and Nevis 6.6%, Dominica 6.6%, US 5.8% (2015)
Import commodities: food, manufactured goods, machinery, chemicals, fuel
Main import partners: Trinidad and Tobago 49.6%, US 16.4% (2015)
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