What Is the Capital of Curacao?


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The capital and largest city of Curacao is Willemstad. Willemstad has an estimated population of 125,000 people, as of 2014, and was founded in 1634.

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What Is the Capital of Curacao?
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Curacao is an island in the Caribbean Sea, approximately 30 miles from Venezuela. Curacao is a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Curacao has been fully autonomous in regard to internal affairs since 2010. The Dutch government provides defense and guidance in foreign affairs. Curacao comprises a total area of about 170 square miles, making it more than double the area of Washington, D.C. The country's population as of 2013 made it the 189th most populated country in the world.

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