The Bahamas political map shows the various islands that make up the nation. The national capital, Nassau is clearly represented in the map. The capital city is located on New Providence Island. The major islands are: Acklins, Berry Islands, Cat Island, Harbour Island, and Grand Cay.
The island group named Acklins is one of the many Bahamian districts. It is located in Bight of Acklins, which may be described as a thin lagoon. The American loyalists were among the earliest Europeans to have settled in the islands.
The total area encompassed by the Bahamian island chain named Berry Islands is 30 square miles. It is located in the northwestern region in Out Islands. There are almost 30 islands in the region that is also inclusive of more than a 100 cays.
Cat Island is a part of the central Bahaman region. It is home to Mount Alvernia, which has a height of 206 feet. It also houses a monastery named The Hermitage. John Hawes, who was also known as Brother Jerome, is credited with setting up these buildings.
East Grand Bahama
East Grand Bahama is among the 32 districts in the Caribbean country. Its regional government is headquartered at High Rock, which can be called a comparatively smaller town.
Grand Cay is a part of the Abaco Islands group located in a southern route from Walkers. It is a top tourist destination with Rosie's Place being the numero uno attraction. Besides, tourists can also get their hands on delicacies like cracked conch, lobster gill, turtle steak and grilled grouper.
Besides, critical areas such as New Providence, Great Inagua and Grand Bahama are also exhibited on the political map of Bahamas.
Bahamas is a parliamentary democracy and Queen Elizabeth II is the head of the state. She is represented by the Governor-General; Arthur Foulkes is the current Governor-General of the nation. Hubert Ingraham is the current Prime Minister of the Bahamas.
|Acklins Island||1,273||428||389||150||Masons Bay|
|Berry Islands||327||634||31||12||Bullocks Harbor|
|Cat Island||3,201||1,678||388||150||Arthur's Town|
|Cay Lobos||5||25||18||7||Cay Lobos|
|Crooked Island||836||423||238||92||Colonel Hill|
|Harbour Island||840||(a)||4||2||Dunmore Town|
|Long Cay||80||(b)||23||9||Albert Town|
|Long Island||3,755||3,107||448||173||Clarence Town|
|Ragged Island||320||89||23||9||Duncan Town|
|Rum Cay||133||(c)||78||30||Port Nelson|
|San Salvador||694||539||163||63||Cockburn Town|
|Spanish Wells||686||(a)||1||0||Spanish Wells|
Last Updated On : October 10, 2012