Population 4,380 (2009)
|Region East Berbice-Corentyne|
|Weather 26°C, Wind E at 13 km/h, 85% Humidity|
Neighborhoods Block 19, Line Path B, Line Path D, Line Path A, Line Path C
Skeldon is a small town in eastern coastal Guyana, on the estuary of the Courantyne River, which forms Guyana's border with Suriname. As of 2009 it had an estimated population of 4,380.
Map of Skeldon, Suriname
Sugar production forms the backbone to the local economy. The Guyana Sugar Corporation, Guyana's main sugar processing company, has a factory and works at Skeldon.
The town is served by Skeldon Airport.