Dutch Caribbean-St. Eustatius (Statia) Location Political change and future Investment Island Facts Location Statia Dutch Caribbean St. Maarten St. Bart’s
Statia; positioned North of St. Kitts and 13 minutes by plane from St. Maarten, plans are in place to expand the airport from 4265’ x 100’ by an additional 1000’ (304.8 m) in length
as of March 2009, here’s the exchange rates for the 3 most common currencies traded on nearby islands
You can get in touch with the entire world from this tiny dot in the Caribbean. Statia enjoys an up-to-date communication system. Services are provided by the St. Eustatius Telephone co. and include GSM Cellulare Service, Wireless/DSL Internet service and
International Direct dialing
AirportStatia's airport is FD Roosevelt (EUX), its serviced via flights from SXM international. Plans are to expand the strip from its current 4265’ x 100’ by another 1000’ (304.8 m) in length this will allow for jet travel direct to the island
ElectricityThe voltage is 110 A.C. 60 cycles. 220 voltage A.C. will not work without a transformer. Plugs tend to be two flat prongs.
Medical servicesThe island has an excellent standard of health care at the Queen Beatrix Hospital with two doctors on 24-hour call.
Postal ServicesStatia has an efficient postal service and international courier services as UPS and DHL also service the island
THERE ARE NO PROPERTY TAXES ON THE ISLAND
WaterThe water here is safe to drink, roof top collected water is used for bathing . There is also a desalinization plant on the island with water supply delivery.
with rain forest
Inside the rain forest
Dutch Fort – overlooking
Beach Front –
near Oranjestad (capital)