Where is Bahrain?

Bahrain is located in the Middle East region at latitude 25.930414 and longitude 50.637772 and is part of the Asian continent.

The DMS coordinates for the center of the country are:

  • 25° 55' 49.49'' N
  • 50° 38' 15.98'' E

You can see the location of Bahrain on the world map below:

The country has no neighboring countries/land borders.

Maritime Borders

Bahrain borders with the Persian Gulf.

Bahrain Related Content

Bahrain Key Facts

CountryBahrain
CoordinatesLatitude: 25.930414
Longitude: 50.637772
Country CodesAlpha 2: BH
Alpha 3: BHR
Country Flag Emoji🇧🇭
Int. Phone Prefix+973
Capital cityManama
Continent
Subcontinent
Asia
Middle East
Country Area760 sq km
Population 20211,748,295
World Rank: 149
Median Age32.7
Life expectancy78.8
Major languagesArabic (official), English, Farsi, Urdu
UTC/GMT TimeNumber of time zones: 1
  • UTC+03:00
Internet TLD.bh
Biggest AirportBahrain International Airport Manama (BAH)
Average temperature26.80 °C
80.24 °F
Administrative Divisions4 governorates
Political systemConstitutional monarchy

Bahrain Economy Facts

World Bank Income GroupHigh income
World Bank RegionMiddle East & North Africa
CurrencyBaharaini Dinar (BHD)
GDP in 2020$34.7 (billions of USD)
World Rank: 95
GDP per capita in 2020$20,407
World Rank: 41
Major Industries / Economic SectorsOil and gas, banking, manufacturing, tourism
Top 5 Import CountriesSaudi Arabia, United States, China, United Arab Emirates, Germany
Top 5 Export CountriesSaudi Arabia, United States, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait

Biggest Cities in Bahrain

Here are the largest cities in Bahrain based on 2021 population data:

City Population
Manama 157,474
Al Muharraq 75,000
Madinat Hamad 52,700
Madinat `Isa 40,000

Map of Bahrain with the Largest Cities

Other Countries in the Middle East Region