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Guam

Guåhan
Nickname(s): 
Tånó y CHamoru  (Chamorro) (English: "Land of the CHamoru")
Motto: 
Tånó I' Man CHamoru  (Chamorro)
(English: "Land of the CHamorus")
Anthem: "Stand Ye Guamanians"
Location of Guam
Location of Guam (circled in red)
Sovereign stateUnited States
Before annexationSpanish East Indies
Cession from SpainApril 11, 1899
CapitalHagåtña
Largest cityDededo
Official languages
Ethnic groups
(2010)
37.3% Chamoru
26.3% Filipino
7.1% White
7% Chuukese
2.2% Korean
2% Other Asian
1.6% Chinese
1.6% Palauan
1.5% Japanese
1.4% Pohnpeian
9.4% Multiracial
0.6% other[1]
Religion
75% Catholicism
17.7% Protestantism
1.1% Buddhism
4.5% other
1.7% unaffiliated[2]
Demonym(s)Guamanian
GovernmentDevolved presidential constitutional dependency
• President
Joe Biden (D)
• Governor
Lou Leon Guerrero (D)
Josh Tenorio (D)
LegislatureLegislature of Guam
United States Congress
Michael San Nicolas (D)
Area
• Total
540 km2 (210 sq mi)
Highest elevation
1,334 ft (407 m)
Population
• 2021 estimate
168,801[1] (177th)
• Density
299/km2 (774.4/sq mi)
GDP (PPP)2016 estimate
• Total
$5.79 billion[1]
• Per capita
$35,600[1]
HDI (2017)Increase 0.901
very high
CurrencyUnited States dollar (US$) (USD)
Time zoneUTC+10:00 (ChST)
Date formatmm/dd/yyyy
Driving sideright
Calling code+1-671
USPS abbreviation
GU
ISO 3166 code
Internet TLD.gu

Guam

Guam is an organized, unincorporated territory of the United States in the Micronesia subregion of the western Pacific Ocean. It is the westernmost point and territory of the United States; in Oceania, it is the largest and southernmost of the Mariana Islands and the largest island in Micronesia. Guam's capital is Hagåtña, and the most populous city is Dededo.