Country: Turks and Caicos Islands

Population: 21,746

Capital: Grand Turk (Cockburn Town)

Time Zone: UTC-5

Currency Name: US Dollar (USD)

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Languages: English (official)

Ethnic Breakdown: black 90%, mixed, European, or North American 10%

Religion: Baptist 40%, Anglican 18%, Methodist 16%, Church of God 12%, other 14%

Major Cities: Grand Turk (Cockburn Town)

Phone Country Code: 1-649

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High Travel Season: mid-December - mid-April

Voltage: 110 V - 60 Hz

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Misc Fact / Good to Know: Parrot Cay is said to be have been the hideout for famed pirate Calico Jack Rackham.