Global Sourcebook for International Data Management

                                         by Graham Rhind

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United States Minor Outlying Islands

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This is an aggregation of nine United States territories: Baker Island External, Howland Island External, Jarvis Island External, Johnston Atoll External, Kingman Reef External, Midway Islands External, Navassa Island External, Palmyra Atoll External, and Wake Island External. They are uninhabited except for military and governmental personnel. Navassa Island is in the Caribbean Sea, the others are in the Pacific Ocean and are collectively known as the United States Pacific Island Wildlife Refuges.

For supplementary information, see links to post office home pages here External, to postal code pages here External and to other personal name and addressing issues pages here External.

Table of Contents

United States Minor Outlying Islands - Country information


Local short name form

Official name





International telephone access code

ISO 3166 country codes

Car nationality plate code

Internet country code


GRC Country Code

United States Minor Outlying Islands - Languages


English External is spoken.

United States Minor Outlying Islands - Address format


Please refer to the chapter on the United States of America for address format and postal code details. The state code for the United States Outlying Islands is UM.

United States Minor Outlying Islands - Administrative districts


Administrative districts graphic


United States Minor Outlying Islands is divided into eight unincorporated territories and one incorporated territory (Palmyra Atoll):

   Baker Island External 
   Howland Island External
   Jarvis Island External
   Johnston Atoll External
   Kingman Reef External
   Midway Islands External 
   Navassa Island External
   Palmyra Atoll External 
   Wake Island External 

Properties with value United States Minor Outlying Islands

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