Port of Spain

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City of Port of Spain
Dountoun Port of Spain near the Hyatt Hotel
Dountoun Port of Spain near the Hyatt Hotel
Coordinates: 10°40′N 61°31′W / 10.667°N 61.517°W / 10.667; -61.517
Kintra Trinidad an Tobago
 • Mayor Keron Valentine
 • Govrenin body Port of Spain City Corporation
Population (2009)
 • Tot 57,000
 • Density 3,650/km2 (9,500/sq mi)
  Rankit 3rd
Time zone AST (UTC−4)
Flag of Trinidad and Tobago.svg

Port of Spain, written as Port-of-Spain, is the caipital o the Republic o Trinidad an Tobago an the kintra's third-lairgest municipality, efter San Fernando an Chaguanas. The ceety haes a municipal population o 49,031 (2000 census),[1] a metropolitan population o 128,026 (1990 unofficial estimate)[2] an a transient daily population o 250,000.[3] It is locatit on the Guwf o Paria, on the northwast coast o the island o Trinidad an is pairt o a lairger conurbation stretchin frae Chaguaramas in the wast tae Arima in the east wi an estimatit population o 600,000.[4]

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  1. Table 1, 2000 Census, from Central Statistical Office, Government of Trinidad and Tobago
  2. Halcrow Group (Trinidad & Tobago) Ltd. (December 2000). "Greater Port of Spain Local Area Plan". Retrieved 2007-05-14. 
  3. Port of Spain City Corporation Home Page
  4. "Trinidad and Tobago – Country overview, Location and size, Population, Industry, Oil and gas, Manufacturing, Services, Tourism". Nationsencyclopedia.com. Retrieved 2010-06-26. 

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