Arkansas vs South Korea (Statistical Comparison)

Arkansas is a state located in the South Central region of the United States of America, whereas South Korea is a country in East Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Arkansas and South Korea regarding various aspects.


Is Arkansas bigger than South Korea?

The total area of Arkansas is 53,179 sq mi, and the total area of South Korea is 38,750 sq mi. Arkansas is bigger than South Korea by 14,429 sq mi. Arkansas is around 1.38 times bigger than South Korea.

Area of Arkansas:  53,179 sq mi ( 137,732 km2 )

Area of Arkansas compared to South Korea

Area of South Korea:  38,750 sq mi ( 100,363 km2 )

Area of South Korea compared to Arkansas


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Arkansas as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 3,025,891.

Population of Arkansas compared to South Korea

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of South Korea as of 8th April 2022, is estimated to be around 51,346,585.

Population of South Korea compared to Arkansas

Here is some more data comparison between Arkansas and South Korea.

The capital of Arkansas is Little Rock, and the capital city of South Korea is Seoul.

Official Languages

Arkansas: English
South Korea: Korean


Arkansas: Arkansan, Arkansawyer, Arkanite
South Korea: South Korean, Korean

ISO 3166 Code

Arkansas: US-AR
South Korea: KR

Human Development Index

HDI of Arkansas as of 2019: 0.886
HDI of South Korea as of 2019: 0.916

Arkansas Time Zone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 5 (Central Daylight Time)

South Korea Time Zone: 

UTC + 9 (Korea Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Arkansas:
34° 53′ 37.68″ N, 92° 26′ 33.36″ W

Coordinates of South Korea:
36° 0′ 0″ N128° 0′ 0″ E

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