Governor's Harbour

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Governor's Harbour
Governor's Harbour is located in Bahamas
Governor's Harbour
Governor's Harbour
The location of Governor's Harbour within the Bahamas
Coordinates: 25°12′N 76°30′W / 25.200°N 76.500°W / 25.200; -76.500Coordinates: 25°12′N 76°30′W / 25.200°N 76.500°W / 25.200; -76.500
 • Total701
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ISO 3166 codeBS-CE

Governor's Harbour is a principal settlement and administrative centre in Eleuthera in The Bahamas. It corresponds roughly to the centre of the former district of Central Eleuthera. Established by William Sayle and the Eleutherian Adventurers in 1648, it lays claim to being the beginning of the post-Lucayan Bahamas.

The settlement is served by Governor's Harbour Airport.


  1. ^ "South Eleuthera Population by Settlement and Total Number of Occupied Dwellings: 2010 Census" (PDF). Government of the Bahamas. Retrieved 5 January 2019. (Population is split across two enumeration districts.)