El Salvador - SV

Name El Salvador (Cost of living)
Country ISO codes SV / SLV
Continent North America
Continent code NA
Capital San Salvador
Area 2072
DD coordinates 13.802994 / -88.905336
DMS coordinates 13°48'10.78" N / -88°54'19.21" W
UTM coordinates 16P 294033.29746736 1526755.873602
Total cities 1245
Flag of El Salvador

El Salvador on map

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

It's territory covers an area of 2072 square kilometers. The country’s administration comes from San Salvador, the capital city of El Salvador. On nationwide level, Spanish is declared to be the official language(es) of the country.

On its territory, there are multiple nationalities and ethnic groups represented, such as Salvadorians. Highways and other transport links are characterized by a rather right-side road traffic. Traveling by car, people can drive 9012 km of roadways. Railway surfaces by length cover a total area of 13 km.

Regular telecommunication operations are performed with the use of 503 prefix. Citizens and residents of the country use USD, SVC as the main currency to purchase goods and pay for services. Most people in El Salvador live according to the America/El_Salvador time zone, which is also the one used in San Salvador.

More about El Salvador

Official languages Spanish
Nationalities Salvadorians
Road traffic Right
Domain zone .sv
Phone codes 503
Currencies USD, SVC
Life expectancy males Ø 68,2 years
Life expectancy females Ø 77,6 years
Birthrate 18,3 ‰
Deathrate 7,0 ‰
Males/Females 46,8%/53,2%


GDP 2,02 bn $
Exportations 7983,0 M $
Importations 12872,8 M $
Tourism receipts 1,66 bn $
Unemployment rate 7,0%
Inflation rate 0,08%
Corruption index 36 (bad)
Energy consumption 5,9 bn kWh

Land use

17% Urban areas 3598 km²
77% Agricultural areas 16268 km²
13% Forest 2691 km²
0% Water areas 320 km²


Roadways 9012 km
Railways 13 km
Commercial harbors 2
Airports 25

El Salvador cities by first letter

Filter by starting letters of the city (cities - 1245):

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
CCK Flag of Cocos [Keeling] Islands Cocos [Keeling] Islands Asia - 19367 km
CXR Flag of Christmas Island Christmas Island Asia - 18394 km
SGP Flag of Singapore Singapore Asia Singapore 17824 km
MDV Flag of Maldives Maldives Asia Male 17403 km
LKA Flag of Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Asia Colombo 17345 km
MYS Flag of Malaysia Malaysia Asia Kuala Lumpur 17159 km
THA Flag of Thailand Thailand Asia Bangkok 16818 km
IDN Flag of Indonesia Indonesia Asia Jakarta 16804 km
KHM Flag of Cambodia Cambodia Asia Phnom Penh 16764 km
BRN Flag of Brunei Brunei Asia Bandar Seri Begawan 16706 km
ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
GTM Flag of Guatemala Guatemala North America Guatemala City 262 km
HND Flag of Honduras Honduras North America Tegucigalpa 306 km
BLZ Flag of Belize Belize North America Belmopan 381 km
NIC Flag of Nicaragua Nicaragua North America Managua 420 km
CRI Flag of Costa Rica Costa Rica North America San Jose 687 km
CYM Flag of Cayman Islands Cayman Islands North America George Town 1021 km
PAN Flag of Panama Panama North America Panama City 1131 km
CUB Flag of Cuba Cuba North America - 1308 km
JAM Flag of Jamaica Jamaica North America Kingston 1332 km
BHS Flag of Bahamas Bahamas North America - 1726 km

There are many ways to find how far is El Salvador (SV) 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 El Salvador to Haversine
North pole 8473 km 5265 mil
Equator 9889 km 6145 mil
South pole 11542 km 7172 mil

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People also ask - FAQ

The most longest distances between El Salvador and Cocos [Keeling] Islands is 19367 kilometers or 12034 miles.
The most smallest distances between El Salvador and Guatemala is 262 kilometers or 163 miles.
We found information about 1245 cities.
The capital of SV is San Salvador with population in 2022 over 567698 people.
The area of El Salvador (SV) is 2072 square kilometers.
Yes, El Salvador is part of the continent of North America.
Official name of SV is The Republic of El Salvador.
El Salvador has approximately 25 airports.