São Tomé Island

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São Tomé
Native name: Ilha de São Tomé
Geografie
LocationGulf o Guinea
Coordinates0°14′N 6°36′E / 0.233°N 6.600°E / 0.233; 6.600
AirchipelagaeBicht o Bonny
Aurie854 km2 (330 sq mi)
Lenth48 km (29.8 mi)
Weenth32 km (19.9 mi)
Heichest elevation2,024 m (6,640 ft)
Heichest pointPico de São Tomé
Admeenistration
São Tomé an Príncipe
ProvinceSão Tomé Province
Lairgest settlementSão Tomé (pop. 56,166)
Demografics
Population157,000 (2009)
Pop. density183.84 /km2 (476.14 /sq mi)
Ethnic groupsMestico, 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