Saint Michael, Barbados

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Saint Michael
Parish
Map of Barbados showing Saint Michael
Map of Barbados showing Saint Michael
Coordinates: 13°07′N 59°36′W / 13.117°N 59.600°W / 13.117; -59.600Coordinates: 13°07′N 59°36′W / 13.117°N 59.600°W / 13.117; -59.600
Country Barbados
Largest city Bridgetown
Government
 • Type Parliamentary democracy
 • Parliamentary seats 11
Area
 • Total 39 km2 (15 sq mi)
Population (2010 census)
 • Total 88,529
 • Density 2,300/km2 (5,900/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code BB-08[1]

St. Michael is one of eleven parishes of Barbados. It is in the south-west part of the island.

The parish is home to Bridgetown, the capital of Barbados. There is also the international seaport of Barbados—the Deep Water Harbour. Rihanna, a singer was born in St. Michael.

References[change | change source]

  1. iso:code:3166:BB, International Organization for Standardization

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