São Tomé Island

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São Tomé
Native name: Ilha de São Tomé
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Cairt o São Tomé an Príncipe
Geografie
Location Gulf o Guinea
Coordinates 0°14′N 6°36′E / 0.233°N 6.600°E / 0.233; 6.600
Airchipelagae Bicht o Bonny
Aurie 854 km2 (330 sq mi)
Lenth 48 km (29.8 mi)
Weenth 32 km (19.9 mi)
Heichest elevation 2,024 m (6,640 ft)
Heichest point Pico de São Tomé
Admeenistration
São Tomé an Príncipe
Province São Tomé Province
Lairgest settlement São Tomé (pop. 56,166)
Demografics
Population 157,000 (2009)
Pop. density 183.84 /km2 (476.14 /sq mi)
Ethnic groups Mestico, angolares (descendants o Angolan slaves), forros (descendants o freed slaves), servicais (contract laborers frae Angola, Mozambique, an Cape Verde), tongas (bairns o servicais born on the islands), Europeans (primarily Portuguese)
São Tomé is locatit in Atlantic Ocean
São Tomé
São Tomé
Location o São Tomé Island in the Atlantic Ocean

São Tomé Island, at 854 km2 (330 sq mi), is the lairgest island o São Tomé an Príncipe an is hame tae aboot 157,000 or 96% o the naition's population.

Coordinates: 0°14′N 6°36′E / 0.233°N 6.600°E / 0.233; 6.600