|Coordinates: 18°24′35″N 77°56′02″W|
|Elevation||275 m (902 ft)|
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|Time zone||UTC-5 (EST)|
There is a primary school, post office, police station, an electoral office, a number of churches and various small retail outlets. Anchovy High School attracts students from the Montego Bay area and has a long-standing exchange link with St Martin-in-the-Fields High School for Girls, Tulse Hill, London which is documented in the Anchovy High School library.
Employment and economic activities
Unemployment for School leavers and Young adults (18-25 yrs) is high, especially among males and is estimated to be approximately 60 percent. Employment opportunities mainly reside in the tourist and hotel industries that are concentrated in and around Montego Bay. Other self-employed persons engage in farming, transportation (drivers of taxis, buses, etc.), vending, automobile repair, to name a few.
A few warehouses for business that are domiciled in Montego Bay are also present.
- "Anchovy (18°24'35"N 77°56'02"W)". WikiMapia.
- "Anchovy, Saint James, Jamaica". World Gazetteer.
- "Anchovy, Saint James, Jamaica" (18°24'N 077°56'W) at GEOnet Names Server
- UK Directorate of Overseas Surveys 1:50,000 map of Jamaica Sheet C, 1973.
- Anchovy Railway Station Archived 4 December 2009 at the Wayback Machine, Jamaica National Heritage Trust.
- Aerial view of the station.
- Archived 18 February 2011 at the Wayback Machine News report, February 2011 exchange visit