Kingstown

capital of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Kingstown is the capital city of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. The population of Kingstown as of 2008 is 24,518.[1] Kingstown exports bananas, coconuts, and arrowroot. Kingstown was started as a settlement by the French a little after 1722. The botanical garden in Kingstown is one of the oldest ones in the Western Hemisphere.[2]

Kingstown
Coordinates: Coordinates: 13°10′N 61°14′W / 13.167°N 61.233°W / 13.167; -61.233
CountrySaint Vincent and the Grenadines
IslandSaint Vincent
Population
 (2008)
24,518

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Population of Kingstown, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines". Mongabay.com. 2008. Retrieved 2009-11-16.
  2. http://www.bgci.org/garden.php?id=314