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Where is El Salvador located?

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El Salvador is located in Central America. Its southern border is the Pacific Ocean. It is located to the east of Guatemala and the south and west of Honduras.

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Where is El Salvador located?
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El Salvador is the smallest and most densely populated country in Central America, with an area of 8,124 square miles and a population of 6.29 million people as of the 2013 census. It is the 153rd largest country in the world. The highest point in the country, Cerro El Pital, lies along the border of El Salvador and Honduras. The capital city, San Salvador, is located in the center of the country. San Salvador is also the largest city, with a 2007 population of 540,989.

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