Saint John Parish, Antigua and Barbuda

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Saint John Parish
Location of Saint John Parish
CountryAntigua and Barbuda
IslandAntigua
CapitalSt. John's
Area
 • Total74 km2 (28.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2011 Census)[1]
 • Total51,247
 • Density690/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-4 (AST)

Saint John is a civil parish of Antigua and Barbuda, located on the island of Antigua.

Geography[edit]

The parish contains the nation's capital city of St. John's.

Other populated places include: Renfrew, Aberdeen, Bendals, Branns Hamlet, Buckleys, Cooks New Extension, Cooks Hill, Cedar Grove, Emanuel, Five Islands, Grays Farm, Gray Hill, Green Bay, Golden Grove, Nut Grove, Villa, Gamble's Terrace, Upper Gamble's, Weatherhills, and Tomlinson.

Education[edit]

Island Academy International, the sole international school in the country, is located in the town of Buckleys within Saint John Parish. [2][3] It was formerly Oliver's Estate Island Academy. [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census 2011 – Preliminary Data Release" (PDF). Government of Antigua and Barbuda.
  2. ^ Island Academy International.com: website (Webcitation.org: Archive of Island Academy International homepage) . retrieved on September 29, 2015.
  3. ^ Island Academy International.com: Directions & Map
  4. ^ Webcitation.org: Archive - Oliver's Estate Island Academy, "Oliver's Estate PO Box W1884, Buckley's Main Rd, Buckleys, Antigua & Barbuda" . retrieved on September 29, 2015.

Coordinates: 17°7′N 61°50′W / 17.117°N 61.833°W / 17.117; -61.833