Saint James, Barbados

parish of Barbados

The parish of Saint James ("St. James") is in the western part of the country of Barbados. St. James is known as the "Platinum Coast". There are many rich people who visit or live here. The parish is home to the Queen's College.

Saint James
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Map of Barbados showing the Saint James parish
Map of Barbados showing the Saint James parish
Coordinates: 13°13′N 59°37′W / 13.217°N 59.617°W / 13.217; -59.617Coordinates: 13°13′N 59°37′W / 13.217°N 59.617°W / 13.217; -59.617
CountryBarbados
Largest cityHoletown
Government
 • TypeParliamentary democracy
 • Parliamentry seats3
Area
 • Total31 km2 (12 sq mi)
Population
 (2010 census)
 • Total28,498
 • Density920/km2 (2,400/sq mi)
ISO 3166 codeBB-04[1]

ReferencesEdit

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