Largest Cities in American Samoa

Facts about American Samoa

Official languages: English, Samoan, Tongan
Capital: Pago Pago
Area: 199 km²
Population: 57,881 residents
Population density: 290.86 residents per km²
Currency: USD
Internet TLD: .as
ISO codes: AS, ASM, 16
The phone code for American Samoa is + 1-684

According to countryaah, American Samoa (Samoan Sāmoa Amelika) is part of American Oceania, a US territory in the southern Pacific. American Samoa is part of the Samoa Islands and adjoins the Independent State of Samoa to the southeast. American Samoa is the largest U.S. territory south of the equator. It extends to a few volcanic islands and two small atolls in Polynesia. The largest island in terms of area and population, American Samoas, is Tutuila with the main town Pago Pago.


Total population 49,437
Population growth rate -1.40%
Birth rate 19.60 births per 1,000 residents
Life expectancy
Overall life expectancy 74.68 years
Men life expectancy 71.73 years
Women life expectancy 77.80 years
Age structure
0-14 years 29.59%
15-64 years 64.17%
65 years and above 6.24%
Median age 28.80 years
Gender ratio 1.01 M / F
Population density 248.43 residents per km²
Urbanization 90.30%
(Pago Pago (Tutuila)) [Capital] (F 2000) 4278, (Tafuna) (Z 2000) 8409
92.6% Pacific islanders (including 88.9% Samoans, 2.9% Tongans), 3.6% Asians (including 2.2% Filipinos), 2.7% mixed, 1.2% others
Congregational Church 50%, Catholics (Roman Catholic) 20% Protestants and others 30%
Human Development Index (HDI)
HDI ranking


Biggest Cities of American Samoa by Population

# City Population Latitude Longitude
1 Pago Pago, American Samoa 11,611 -14.2781 -170.702
2 Tafuna, American Samoa 11,128 -14.3358 -170.72
3 Ta`u, American Samoa 984 -14.2336 -169.514
4 Taulaga, American Samoa 148 -11.0553 -171.088

You may also like...