by:blake sondag

Cuba is its nearest neighbor.a naturial port on the southern coast is home to Jamaica capital Kingston,80% of the island is mountains.temptures are genrally 80 to 90 degrees.

coulmbis landed on the island in 1492.spanish occupied the island until 1655 when it was captured and colonised by the english.slavery was astablished in1838.during the1930's people started self -determaniton.1944 ended rule by the british jamaca remainde under nominal rule until 1962.

jamicas population is roughly 2.9 million