- Central America consists of seven countries: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama.
- Population: 41,739,000
- Area: 507,966 km2
- Smallest country: El Salvador
- Languages: Spanish, English, Mayan languages, Garifuna, Kriol, and other languages of Mesoamerica
- There is no spot in Central America more than 125 miles (200 kilometers) from the ocean.