Santiago del Teide is a municipality in the Canary Islands, and part of the province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife. Its area is 52.26 km², the population is 11,212 (2005). that means 214,5/ km² .Resort towns in the municipality are Los Gigantes, Puerto Santiago, Playa De La Arena and Santiago del Teide.
Coordinates: 28°17′N, 16°48′W
North: Buenavista del Norte, Los Silos and El Tanque Northeast: Garachico and Icod de los Vinos
West: Atlantic Ocean San Miguel de Abona
East: La Orotava
South: Guía de Isora
Its economy is business, tourism and agriculture. Until the 1990s, agriculture was the dominant industry in Santiago del Teide and the farming community formed the majority of the population.