Saaremaa

Saaremaa (/ˈsɑːrəmɑː/ SAR-ə-MAH, Estonian: [ˈsɑːremɑː]) is the largest island in Estonia, measuring 2,673 km2 (1,032 sq mi).[1] The main island of Saare County, it is located in the Baltic Sea, south of Hiiumaa island and west of Muhu island, and belongs to the West Estonian Archipelago. The capital of the island is Kuressaare, which in January 2018 had 13,276 inhabitants. The whole island had a recorded population in January 2020 of 31,435.[2]

Saaremaa
Kuressaare Castle in Kuressaare
Location of Saaremaa in Estonia
Saaremaa
Location in the Baltic Sea region
Saaremaa
Location in Europe
Geography
LocationBaltic Sea
Coordinates58°25′N 22°30′E
ArchipelagoWest Estonian archipelago
Area2,673 km2 (1,032 sq mi)
Administration
CountySaare County
Demographics
Population31,435 (January 2020)
Pop. density11.7/km2 (30.3/sq mi)