New Providence

New Providence Island is, by far, the most populated island in the Bahamas and the site of the capital .
Photo: NASA, Public domain.

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is the capital of The . It is the largest city in the Bahamas and its low-rise sprawl dominates the eastern half of New Providence Island. Photo: Dolphins, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a private gated community located on the western tip of New Providence Island in . Photo: Rüdiger Stehn, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a popular tourist resort on the northern coast of New Providence, about halfway between and the airport. Photo: Rüdiger Stehn, CC BY-SA 2.0.

New Providence

Latitude of center
25.0333° or 25° 2' north
Longitude of center
-77.2833° or 77° 17' west
23 feet (7 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: بروفيدانس الجديدة
  • Basque: New Providence
  • Bengali: নিউ প্রভিডেন্স
  • Catalan: Nova Providència
  • Cebuano: New Providence Island
  • Chinese: 新普罗维登斯岛
  • Chinese: 新普羅維登斯島
  • Czech: New Providence
  • Danish: New Providence
  • Dutch: New Providence
  • Egyptian Arabic: بروفيدانس الجديده
  • English: New Providence Island
  • Finnish: New Providence
  • French: New Providence
  • French: Nouvelle-Providence
  • Galician: Nova Providencia - New Providence
  • Galician: Nova Providencia
  • Georgian: ნიუ-პროვიდენსი
  • German: BS-NP
  • German: New Providence
  • German: New Providence Island
  • Greek: Νιου Πρόβιντενς
  • Gujarati: ન્યૂ પ્રોવિડેન્સ
  • Hebrew: ניו פרובידנס
  • Hindi: न्यू प्रोविडेंस
  • Icelandic: New Providence
  • Indonesian: New Providence
  • Italian: New Providence
  • Japanese: ニュープロビデンス島
  • Japanese: ニュー・プロビデンス島
  • Kannada: ಹೊಸ ಪ್ರಾವಿಡೆನ್ಸ್
  • Korean: 뉴 프로비던스
  • Korean: 뉴프로비던스
  • Korean: 뉴 프로비던스 섬
  • Korean: 뉴프로비던스섬
  • Latvian: Ņūprovidensa
  • Lithuanian: Naujasis Providensas
  • Malay: New Providence
  • Marathi: न्यू प्रोविडेंस
  • Norwegian: New Providence
  • Norwegian Bokmål: New Providence
  • Persian: نیو پراویدنس
  • Polish: New Providence
  • Portuguese: New Providence
  • Portuguese: New providence
  • Portuguese: Nova Providência
  • Romanian: New Providence
  • Russian: Нью-Провиденс
  • Sinhala: නිව් ප්රොවිඩෙන්ස්
  • Spanish: Isla de Nueva Providencia
  • Spanish: New Providence
  • Spanish: Nueva Providencia
  • Swedish: New Providence Island
  • Tagalog: New Providence
  • Tamil: நியூ ப்ரொவிடென்ஸ்
  • Telugu: న్యూ ప్రావిడెన్స్
  • Thai: นิว โพรวิเดนซ์
  • Turkish: New Profidence
  • Ukrainian: Нью-Провіденс
  • Urdu: نیو پروویڈنس
  • Vietnamese: New Providence
  • Welsh: New Providence
  • New Providence District

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