Location: Between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic, just east of Puerto Rico.
Size: Tortola: 21.5 square miles; Virgin Gorda: 8.5 square miles; Jost Van Dyke: 3.5 square miles.
Capital: Road Town
Religions: Protestant, Roman Catholic
Telephone/Area Code: 284
Weather: Humid subtropical climate moderated by trade winds; hurricane threat June-Oct.