La Gomera

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This airticle is aboot the Spainyie Canary Island. For ither uisses, see La Gomera (disambiguation).
La Gomera
Geografie
Location Atlantic Ocean
Coordinates 28°06′N 17°08′W / 28.100°N 17.133°W / 28.100; -17.133
Airchipelagae Canary Islands
Aurie 369.76 km2 (142.77 sq mi)
Heichest elevation 1,487 m (4,879 ft)
Heichest point Garajonay
Admeenistration
Spain
Autonomous commonty Canary Islands
Province Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Lairgest settlement San Sebastián de la Gomera (pop. 8451)
Demografics
Population 21,952 (2006)

La Gomera (pronoonced: [la ɣoˈmeɾa]) is ane o Spain's Canary Islands, locatit in the Atlantic Ocean aff the coast o Africae. In aurie, it is the seicont-smawest o the seiven main islands o this group.

Poleetical organization[eedit | eedit soorce]

La Gomera is pairt o the province o Santa Cruz de Tenerife. It is dividit intae sax municipalities:

The island govrenment (cabildo insular) is locatit in the caipital, San Sebastián.