Overview of Anguilla

Overview of Anguilla
Anguilla is a British overseas territory in the Caribbean, one of the most northerly of the Leeward Islands in the Lesser Antilles. It consists of the main island of Anguilla itself, together with a number of much smaller islands and cays with no permanent population. It lies east of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and directly north of Saint Martin.


Officially name: Anguilla

Capital: The Valley

Official language: English

Government: British Overseas Territory

Total 91 km2 (220th)
Water (%) negligible


  • 2016 estimate 14,764
  • 2011 census 13,452
  • Density 132/km2 (341.9/sq mi)

Currency: East Caribbean dollar (XCD)

Time zone: (UTC-4)

Drives on the left

Internet TLD: .ai

Calling code: +1-264