Overview of Bermuda Islands

Overview of Bermuda Islands
Bermuda is a British overseas territory in the North Atlantic Ocean. Located off the east coast of the United States, its nearest landmass is Cape Hatteras, North Carolina to the west-northwest. It is about 1,373 kilometres (853 mi) south of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, and 1,770 kilometres (1,100 mi) northeast of Miami, Florida.


Officially name: The Bermudas or Somers Islands

Capital: Hamilton

Largest municipality: St. George's

Official language: English

Government: British overseas territories


  • Total 53.2 km2 (221st)
  • Water (%) 26


  • 2018 estimate 71,176
  • Density 1,338/km2 (3,465.4/sq mi) (9th)

Currency: Bermudian dollar (BMD)

Time zone
Atlantic (UTC-4)

Drives on the left

Internet TLD: .bm

Calling code: +1-441