Cuba, officially the Republic of Cuba, is a country comprising the island of Cuba, as well as Isla de la Juventud and several minor archipelagos.

Cuba is located where the northern Caribbean , Gulf of , and Atlantic meet.

Cuba is located at the of the Yucatán Peninsula (), of both the of and the Bahamas, of Hispaniola (Haiti/Dominican Republic), and of both Jamaica and the Cayman Islands.

Havana is the largest and ; other major cities include Santiago de Cuba and Camagüey.

The official area of the Republic of Cuba is 109,884 km2 (42,426 sq mi) (without the territorial waters).

The main island of Cuba is the largest island in Cuba and in the Caribbean, with an area of 104,556 km2 (40,369 sq mi).

Cuba is the second-most populous country in the Caribbean after Haiti, with over 11 million inhabitants.