Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

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Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
Nickname: Twin City
Geography
LocationCaribbean Sea
Coordinates17°45′N 64°45′W / 17.750°N 64.750°W / 17.750; -64.750Coordinates: 17°45′N 64°45′W / 17.750°N 64.750°W / 17.750; -64.750
ArchipelagoVirgin Islands, Leeward Islands
Area82.88 sq mi (214.7 km2)
Length28 mi (45 km)
Width7 mi (11 km)
Highest elevation1,165 ft (355.1 m)
Administration
United States
Demographics
Population60,000
Pop. density279.46 /km2 (723.8 /sq mi)

Saint Croix (pronounced /ˌseɪnt ˈkrɔɪ/; Spanish: Santa Cruz; Dutch: Sint-Kruis) is an island in the Caribbean Sea. It is a county and a district of the United States Virgin Islands. It is the largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands.