Area: 840.2 square miles. If we compare areas, it is smaller than the state of Massachusetts.
Unitary Presidential Republic
El Salvador is the smallest and the most densely populated country in Central America.
The U.S. dollar replaced the “colón” as the official currency of El Salvador in 2001
It is also the only country in Central America not to have a Caribbean coastline.
The name of the country translates to “the Savior” in Spanish.
2 MLB players. Humberto Lara and Henry Bonilla.
The El Salvador national baseball team is a national team of El Salvador and is controlled by the Federación Salvadoreña de Béisbol. It represents the nation in senior-level men’s international competition.
The team is a member of the Pan American Baseball Confederation.