Sotheby's International Realty - Other Ragged Island, RI

Little Ragged Island is the largest private island in the Bahamas with 720 acres made up of beautiful beaches, sand bars, 50 ft. elevations, and deep water access. Located 222 miles southeast of the capital, Nassau, the Ragged Island chain is just 139 miles north of Cuba. There is an airstrip nearby on Ragged Island which is only a short boat ride to Little Ragged Island. Ragged Island has one settlement called Duncan Town and is home to a population of 45 persons who fish and harvest salt for a living. The island is known for its fishing and wild pink flamingos which can be spotted just off the beaches in shallow water. Little Ragged Island is perfectly situated for development with deep water access on the eastern side, perfect for large ships to pull in.