U.S. Virgin Islands travel guide

U.S. Virgin IslandsU.S. Virgin Islands


U.S. Virgin Islands is located in Latin America and the Caribbean part of North America. It's total area is 350 km² and 57.3% of it is forest area. As of 2023 it has a total population of 105K. 96.2% lives in cities whereas 3.8% lives in rural areas.
The United States Virgin Islands, officially the Virgin Islands of the United States, are a group of Caribbean islands and an unincorporated and organized territory of the United States. The islands are geographically part of the Virgin Islands archipelago and are located in the Leeward Islands of the Lesser Antilles to the east of Puerto Rico and west of the British Virgin Islands.The U.S. Virgin Islands consist of the main islands of Saint Croix, Saint John, and Saint Thomas and 50 other surrounding minor islands and cays. The total land area of the territory is 133.73 square miles (346.36 km2). The territory's capital is Charlotte Amalie on the island of St. Thomas.

Previously known as the Danish West Indies of the Kingdom of Denmark–Norway (from 1754 to 1814) and the independent Kingdom of Denmark (from 1814 to 1917), they were sold to the United States by Denmark for $25,000,000 in the 1917 Treaty of the Danish West Indies and have since been an organized, unincorporated United States territory. The U.S. Virgin Islands are organized under the 1954 Revised Organic Act of the Virgin Islands and have since held five constitutional conventions. As with other territories in the United States the Virgin Islands elects a delegate who can participate in debates in the House of Representatives but can not vote.Tourism and related categories are the primary economic activities.

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💬 Languages

English is the official language.

💵 Currencies

The official currency is United States dollar [1 USD = 1 USD].

🏧 Cash / Credit card usage

We don't have any data for credit card usage in U.S. Virgin Islands.

🧑‍🤝‍🧑 Tourism

In 2019, 2.1M tourists arrived to U.S. Virgin Islands.

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☀️ Climate

Averag yearly temperature is 🔥 25 °C and very hot. Current 3 months (July, August and September) average is 🔥 27 °C and very hot. Current season (summer) is 🔥 27 °C and very hot.
Yearly average25 °C 🔥
3 month average27 °C 🔥
Spring average25 °C ☀️
Summer average27 °C 🔥
Fall average26 °C 🔥
Winter average24 °C ☀️
About seasons: Remember that seasons in Southern Hemisphere are opposite of the Northern one. This means that in Argentina and Australia, winter begins in June. Currently season averages are rendered according Northern Hemisphere.

📈 Economics

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