US Virgin Islands

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Geography of the United States Virgin Islands

The U.S. Virgin Islands are located in the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, about 40 miles (64 km) east of Puerto Rico and immediately west of the British Virgin Islands.

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Languages and population of of the United States Virgin Islands

As of the census of 2000, there were 108,612 people, 40,648 households, and 26,636 families residing in the territory.

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Overview of the Virgin Islands of the United States

The Virgin Islands of the United States (commonly called the United States Virgin Islands or U.S. Virgin Islands) are a group of islands in the Caribbean that are an insular area of the United States. The islands are geographically part of the Virgin Islands archipelago and are located in the Leeward Islands of the Lesser Antilles.

Capital and largest city: Charlotte Amalie

Official language: English