Port-au-Prince is one of the most populated cities in Haiti, 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: 18.40N latitude / 72.20W longitude. For routing in Port-au-Prince, please check the free driving directions Port-au-Prince service below.
When you visit Haiti, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is French, Haitian Creole, and the officially used currency is Haitian gourde (HTG), since 1813.
Port-au-Prince, the capital city, has numerous population; 1 764 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Port-au-Prince counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Haiti, bears 11 112 945 sum citizens spreading on its 10 714,33 sq mi / 27 750 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Haiti is Unitary semi-presidential republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité (Liberty, Equality, Fraternity), while salute for the national anthem called: La Dessalinienne (The Dessalines Song).
Google maps Port-au-Prince, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Haiti and the neighboring countries like the Dominican Republic.
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 Haiti Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
Google maps Port-au-Prince
Short geographic information for Haiti
Haiti, in the West Indies, occupies the western third of the island of Hispaniola, which it shares with the Dominican Republic. About the size of Maryland, Haiti is two-thirds mountainous, with the rest of the country marked by great valleys, extensive plateaus, and small plains.