List of All Countries in Central America

Central America is the geographic region within the American continent between North America and South America. It is surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and the Atlantic Ocean (the Caribbean Sea). Politically it is divided into seven independent countries: Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama.

All Countries in Central America

Central America is a subcontinent that has 20 countries, a part of the American continent that has a total of 37 countries, including CACM Member Countries.

Antigua and Barbuda

  • Capital: Saint Jonh’s
  • Territorial extension: 440 km2
  • Language: English
  • Currency: East Caribbean Dollar

Bahamas

  • Capital: Nassau
  • Territorial extension: 13.880 km2
  • Language: English
  • Currency: Dollar of the Bahamas

Barbados

  • Capital: Bridgetown
  • Territorial extension: 430 km2
  • Language: English
  • Currency: Barbados Dollar

Belize

  • Capital: Belmopan
  • Territorial extension: 22.970 km2
  • Language: English
  • Currency: Belize Dollar

Costa Rica

  • Capital: San José
  • Territorial extension: 51.100 km2
  • Language: Spanish
  • Currency: costa rican Colon

Cuba

  • Capital: Havana
  • Territorial extension: 109.890 km2
  • Language: Spanish
  • Currency: cuban Peso

Dominica

  • Capital: Roseau
  • Territorial area: 750 km2
  • Language: English
  • Currency: East Caribbean Dollar

El Salvador

  • Capital: San Salvador
  • Territorial extension: 21.040 km2
  • Language: Spanish
  • Currency: american Dollar and the colon

Granada

  • Capital: Saint George’s
  • Territorial extension: 340 km2
  • Language: English
  • Currency: East Caribbean Dollar

Guatemala

  • Capital: Guatemala City
  • Territorial extension: 108.890 km2
  • Language: Spanish
  • Currency: Guatemalan

Haiti

  • Capital: Port-Au-Prince
  • Territorial extension: 27.750 km2
  • Language: French and Creole
  • Currency: Haitian

Honduras

  • Capital: Tegucigalpa
  • Territorial extension: 112.490 km2
  • Language: Spanish
  • Currency: Lempira

Jamaica

  • Capital: Kingston
  • Territorial extension: 10.990 km2
  • Language: English
  • Currency: Dollar jamaican

Nicaragua

  • Capital: Managua
  • Territorial extension: 130.370 km2
  • Language: Spanish
  • Currency: Cordoba

Panama

  • Capital: Panama City
  • Territorial extension: 75.420 km2
  • Language: Spanish
  • Currency: Panamanian

Dominican Republic

  • Capital: Santo Domingo
  • Territorial extension: 48.670 km2
  • Language: Spanish
  • Currency: Peso

Saint Lucia

  • Capital: Castries
  • Territorial area: 620 km2
  • Language: English
  • Currency: East Caribbean Dollar

Saint Kitts and Nevis

  • Capital: Basseterre
  • Territorial extension: 260 km2
  • Language: English
  • Currency: East Caribbean Dollar

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

  • Capital: Kingstown
  • Territorial extension: 390 km2
  • Language: English
  • Currency: Dollar jamaican

Trinidad and Tobago

  • Capital: Port of Spain
  • Territorial extension: 5.130 km2
  • Language: English
  • Currency: Dollar Trinidad and Tobago

Map of Countries in Central America

Central America is a subcontinent limited to the north by the Yucatan Peninsulain Mexico and south by Colombia, bounded to the west with the Pacific Ocean and to the east with the Atlantic Ocean. Although considered one of the subcontinents of America, this region is located on a tectonic plate itself: The Caribeana Plaque. Thus, it is formed by the central band of the American continent comprising the sovereign and ancient states of the Caribbean Sea. See below map for the region of central America and all countries within this area.

Map of Central American Countries