Saint Joseph, Barbados

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Saint Joseph
Parish
Map of Barbados showing Saint Joseph
Map of Barbados showing Saint Joseph
Coordinates: 13°12′N 59°32′W / 13.2°N 59.533°W / 13.2; -59.533Coordinates: 13°12′N 59°32′W / 13.2°N 59.533°W / 13.2; -59.533
Country Barbados
Independence November 30, 1966 (1966-11-30)
Parliamentry seats 1
Government
 • Type Parliamentary democracy
Area
 • Total 26 km2 (10 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 8,370
 • Density 322/km2 (834/sq mi)
Time zone Eastern Caribbean (UTC-4)
Area code +1 (246)
ccTLD .bb
Largest town Bathsheba

Saint Joseph is a parish of Barbados on the eastern side of the island. The parish is home to two of the more notable botanic gardens in the country - Flower Forest and Andromeda Gardens. Parts of St. Joseph are called the Scotland District because of the appearance of the landscape.

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