The U. Virgin Islands are organised under the Revised Organic Act of the Virgin Islands and have since held five constitutional conventions. In the population was ,  with current estimates putting the population atJulymost of whom are of Afro-Caribbean descent.
The Virgin Islands are located in the Caribbean. The arc of Caribbean islands begins off the coast of Florida and extends all the way to South America. The region includes hundreds of islands and cays.
The U. It was formerly known as the Danish West Indies. Together with the British Virgin Islandsto the northeast, the territory forms the Virgin Islands archipelago. The islands' natural resources are sun, sand, sea, and surf.
United States Virgin Islandsalso called U. Virgin Islandsorganized unincorporated island territory of the United Statessituated at the eastern end of the Greater Antillesabout 40 miles 64 km east of Puerto Ricoin the northeastern Caribbean Sea. The territory is geographically part of the Virgin Islands group, which also contains its near neighbour, the British Virgin Islands.
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No need to worry about conversion rates, the dollar is the official currency of the USVI. This bay, on the west end of St. Croix, includes two distinct sites featuring deep and shallow wrecks.