Name Bahamas (Cost of living)
Country ISO codes BS / BHS
Continent North America
Continent code NA
Capital -
Area 1001
DD coordinates 24.087747 / -76.593508
DMS coordinates 24°05'15.89" N / -76°35'36.63" W
UTM coordinates 18R 338018.69183378 2664860.8407212
Total cities 33
Flag of Bahamas

Bahamas on map

Bahamas is a part of the North America continent. It's geographical location is subject to the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) standardization, which, for Bahamas, is BS.

It's territory covers an area of 1001 square kilometers. On nationwide level, English, Bahamian is declared to be the official language(es) of the country.

On its territory, there are multiple nationalities and ethnic groups represented, such as Bahamians. Highways and other transport links are characterized by a rather left-side road traffic. Traveling by car, people can drive 2700 km of roadways.

Regular telecommunication operations are performed with the use of 1242 prefix. Citizens and residents of the country use BSD as the main currency to purchase goods and pay for services.

More about Bahamas

Official languages English, Bahamian
Nationalities Bahamians
Road traffic Left
Domain zone .bs
Phone codes 1242
Currencies BSD
Life expectancy males Ø 71,5 years
Life expectancy females Ø 75,9 years
Birthrate 14,0 ‰
Deathrate 6,8 ‰
Males/Females 48,6%/51,4%


GDP 2,02 bn $
Exportations 4576,7 M $
Importations 4791,9 M $
Tourism receipts 3,61 bn $
Unemployment rate 14,4%
Inflation rate 2,49%
Corruption index 63 (moderate)
Energy consumption 1,7 bn kWh

Land use

3% Urban areas 426 km²
1% Agricultural areas 194 km²
51% Forest 7140 km²
0% Water areas 3868 km²
44% Others 6118 km²


Roadways 2700 km
Commercial harbors 1401
Airports 58

Bahamas cities by first letter

Filter by starting letters of the city (cities - 33):

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
CCK Flag of Cocos [Keeling] Islands Cocos [Keeling] Islands Asia - 18520 km
CXR Flag of Christmas Island Christmas Island Asia - 18485 km
SGP Flag of Singapore Singapore Asia Singapore 17190 km
IDN Flag of Indonesia Indonesia Asia Jakarta 17152 km
TLS Flag of East Timor East Timor Oceania Dili 17063 km
AUS Flag of Australia Australia Oceania Canberra 17006 km
MYS Flag of Malaysia Malaysia Asia Kuala Lumpur 16805 km
BRN Flag of Brunei Brunei Asia Bandar Seri Begawan 16606 km
KHM Flag of Cambodia Cambodia Asia Phnom Penh 16000 km
ATF Flag of French Southern Territories French Southern Territories Antarctica - 15968 km
ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
CUB Flag of Cuba Cuba North America - 418 km
TCA Flag of Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands North America - 542 km
JAM Flag of Jamaica Jamaica North America Kingston 668 km
HTI Flag of Haiti Haiti North America - 669 km
CYM Flag of Cayman Islands Cayman Islands North America George Town 715 km
DOM Flag of Dominican Republic Dominican Republic North America Santo Domingo 895 km
PRI Flag of Puerto Rico Puerto Rico North America San Juan 1247 km
VIR Flag of U.S. Virgin Islands U.S. Virgin Islands North America - 1372 km
VGB Flag of British Virgin Islands British Virgin Islands North America - 1394 km
BLZ Flag of Belize Belize North America Belmopan 1444 km

There are many ways to find how far is Bahamas (BS) from other places on map, North pole, Equator or South pole, there are 2 common methods - the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula.

From Bahamas to Haversine
North pole 7329 km 4554 mil
Equator 8649 km 5374 mil
South pole 12686 km 7883 mil
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People also ask - FAQ

The most longest distances between Bahamas and Cocos [Keeling] Islands is 18520 kilometers or 11508 miles.
The most smallest distances between Bahamas and Cuba is 418 kilometers or 260 miles.
We found information about 33 cities.
The area of Bahamas (BS) is 1001 square kilometers.
Yes, Bahamas is part of the continent of North America.
Official name of BS is The Commonwealth of the Bahamas.
Bahamas has approximately 58 airports.