Infoplease has everything you need to know about El Salvador. Check out our countryprofile, full of essential information about El Salvador'sgeography, history,government, economy, population,? (Encyclopedia) El Salvador ?l slv??r, officially Republic of El Salvador, republic (2015 est. pop. 6,312,000), 8,260 sq mi (21,393 sq km), Central America. The country is bounded on the south by? The Question: El Salvador is most closely equivalent in size to what U.S. state? The Answer: El Salvador has a total area of 21,040 sq? El Salvador Profile More Geographic Information Country Profiles Flags World Geography World Statistics U.S. State Profiles U.S. Cities U.S. Geography U.S. Statistics Central? U.S. Department of State Background Note
An indigenous woman creates a flower arrangement for a celebration, Panchimalco, El Salvador, May 6, 2007. [© AP Images]
PROFILE? (Encyclopedia) Salvador, El: see El Salvador. (Encyclopedia) Santa Tecla: see Nueva San Salvador, El Salvador. (Encyclopedia) Zacatecoluca skt?k?lo?ok, city (1993 pop. 28,192), S central El Salvador. The city was heavily damaged by an earthquake in 1932. (Encyclopedia) Usulutn o?oso?olo?otn, city (1993 pop. 38,138), S El Salvador. Near the volcano of the same name, the city is the commercial center of an agricultural region.