Where is the Dominican Republic?

Dominican Republic (the) is located in the Latin America & Caribbean region at latitude 18.735693 and longitude -70.162651 and is part of the North American continent.

The DMS coordinates for the center of the country are:

  • 18° 44' 8.49'' N
  • 70° 9' 45.54'' W

You can see the location of Dominican Republic (the) on the world map below:

Dominican Republic (the) Neighboring Countries

The neighboring countries of Dominican Republic (the) are:

  • Haiti
Flag pin pointing out the location of Haiti on the Central America map

Dominican Republic (the) Related Content

Dominican Republic (the) Key Facts

Indicator Dominican Republic (the)
Coordinates 18.735693, -70.162651
Country code alpha-2 DO
Country code alpha-3 DOM
Int. Phone Prefix +1-809, 1-829, 1-849
Capital city Santo Domingo
Continent North America
World Bank Region Latin America & Caribbean
Country area in sq km 48,670
Population 2021 10,953,714
Median Age 27.1
Life expectancy 72.6
World Bank income group Upper middle income
Major languages -
Currency Dominican Peso (DOP)
GDP in 2020 78.8 billion
GDP per capita in 2020 $7,268
UTC/GMT Time - Number of time zones: 1
Internet TLD .do
Biggest Airport -
Average temperature (in Celsius) -
Administrative Divisions 10 regions 1 district 31 provinces