Guatemala City is one of the most populated cities in Guatemala, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in America, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 14.40N latitude / 90.22W longitude. For routing in Guatemala City, please check the free driving directions Guatemala City service below.
When you visit Guatemala, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Spanish, and the officially used currency is Guatemalan Quetzal (GTQ), since 1925.
Guatemala City, the capital city, has numerous population; 2 655 900 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Guatemala City counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Guatemala, bears 17 245 346 sum citizens spreading on its 42 042,26 sq mi / 108 889 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Guatemala is Unitary presidential republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Libre, Crezca, Fecundo – El país de la eterna primavera (The Land of the Eternal Spring), while salute for the national anthem called: Himno Nacional de Guatemala.
Google maps Guatemala City, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Guatemala and the neighboring countries like Belize, El Salvador, Honduras, Mexico.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Guatemala Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
Google maps Guatemala City
Short geographic information for Guatemala
The northernmost of the Central American nations, Guatemala is the size of Tennessee. Its neighbors are Mexico on the north and west, and Belize, Honduras, and El Salvador on the east. The country consists of three main regionsthe cool highlands with the heaviest population, the tropical area along the Pacific and Caribbean coasts, and the tropical jungle in the northern lowlands (known as the Petén).