San Salvador is one of the most populated cities in El Salvador, 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: 13.40N latitude / 89.10W longitude. For routing in San Salvador, please check the free driving directions San Salvador service below.
When you visit El Salvador, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Spanish, and the officially used currency is the United States dollar (USD).
San Salvador, the capital city, has numerous population; 1 791 700 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While San Salvador counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, El Salvador, bears 6 411 558 sum citizens spreading on its 8 123,97 sq mi / 21 041 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in El Salvador is Unitary presidential constitutional republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Dios, Unión, Libertad (God, Unity, Freedom), while salute for the national anthem called: Himno Nacional de El Salvador (National Anthem of El Salvador).
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 El Salvador Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for El Salvador
Situated on the Pacific coast of Central America, El Salvador has Guatemala to the west and Honduras to the north and east. It is the smallest of the Central American countries, with an area equal to that of Massachusetts, and it is the only one without an Atlantic coastline.
Most of the country is on a fertile volcanic plateau about 2,000 ft (607 m) high.