Jamaica Population 2022


Jamaica map
  • The current population of Jamaica is estimated at 2,903,441 people as of June, 2022, according to the latest population growth rate and projections.
  • Population of Jamaica represent 0.04% of the total world population.
  • The population density of Jamaica is 266 inhabitants per km2.
  • Jamaica is located in North America.
  • Jamaica ranks number 138 in the list of countries ordered by population.
  • The latitudinal point of Jamaica is 18.5133° N. The longitudinal coordinate of the country is -77.9042° W.
  • The median age in Jamaica is 30.7 years.
  • Minimum Wages in Jamaica is 9,000 JMD per week, around USD $59.00 per week, as of April, 2022.
  • The countries that Jamaica shares its land boundary with are not existent. (It has just maritime borders with the Cayman Islands (UK), Cuba, Colombia, and Haiti).

Jamaica

Official name Jamaica
Location North America
Capital Kingston
Population 2,903,244 (as of June, 2022)
Population density 266/km2
Population growth rate 0.42% (in 2022)
Area 10,991 km2 (4,243.65 sq mi)
Official language English
Currency Jamaican dollar (JMD)
Life expectancy 74.75 years
Internet TLD .jm
Call code +1-876

Cities in Jamaica ordered by Population

The list offered below features the biggest cities of Jamaica. Besides, in the table you will find information regarding the population size in these cities. Cities are ordered by population (largest to smallest).

Jamaica

# City Population 2022
1 Kingston 947,358
2 New Kingston 588,980
3 Spanish Town 147,396
4 Portmore 104,311
5 Montego Bay 83,638
6 Mandeville 47,581
7 May Pen 45,180
8 Old Harbour 26,245
9 Linstead 20,978
10 Half Way Tree 18,725
11 Savanna-la-Mar 16,709
12 Port Antonio 14,557
13 Saint Ann's Bay 13,860
14 Bog Walk 13,049
15 Ewarton 12,970
16 Constant Spring 12,956
17 Hayes 9,834
18 Ocho Rios 9,575
19 Morant Bay 9,517
20 Stony Hill 8,667
21 Santa Cruz 8,293
22 Port Maria 8,040
23 Old Harbour Bay 7,981
24 Falmouth 7,846
25 Yallahs 7,740
26 Bull Savanna 7,039
27 Runaway Bay 6,594
28 Lucea 6,341
29 Porus 5,991
30 Annotto Bay 5,594
31 Lionel Town 5,434
32 Point Hill 5,411
33 Seaforth 4,608
34 Chapelton 4,590
35 Sandy Bay 4,577
36 Bamboo 4,316
37 Black River 4,284
38 Anchovy 4,196
39 Oracabessa 4,162
40 Riversdale 4,151
41 Cambridge 3,974
42 Coleyville 3,920
43 Albert Town 3,497
44 Port Royal 3,373
45 Moneague 3,365
46 Gayle 3,344
47 Malvern 3,326
48 Williamsfield 3,291
49 Lacovia 3,224
50 Lluidas Vale 3,205
51 Rocky Point 3,193
52 Maroon Town 3,134
53 Golden Grove 3,093
54 Bethel Town 3,078
55 Dalvey 3,064
56 Negril 3,025
57 Race Course 3,008
58 Islington 2,984
59 Trinity Ville 2,919
60 Mona Heights 2,914

Other Countries from North America Ranked by Population

Country Name Population 2022 Population density
Mexico 131,288,761 16/km2
Canada 38,493,545 4.3/km2
Haiti 11,611,558 383/km2
Cuba 11,213,267 101.8/km2
Dominican Republic 10,894,700 220.4/km2
Jamaica 2,903,244 266/km2
Dominica 72,124 105/km2