Colorado vs Costa Rica (Statistical Comparison)

Colorado is a state located in the Mountain West subregion of the Western United States, whereas Costa Rica is a country located in Central America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Colorado and Costa Rica regarding various aspects.


Is Colorado bigger than Costa Rica?

The total area of Colorado is 104,094 sq mi, and the total area of Costa Rica is 19,700 sq mi. Colorado is bigger than Costa Rica by 84,394 sq mi. Colorado is around 5.29 times bigger than Costa Rica.

Area of Colorado: 104,094 sq mi ( 269,837 km2 )

Area of Colorado compared to Costa Rica

Area of Costa Rica:  19,700 sq mi ( 51,100 km2 )

Area of Costa Rica compared to Colorado


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Colorado as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 5,812,069.

Population of Colorado compared to Costa Rica

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Costa Rica as of 13th April 2022, is estimated to be around 5,177,707.

Population of Costa Rica compared to Colorado

Here is some more data comparison between Colorado and Costa Rica.

The capital of Colorado is Denver, and the capital city of Costa Rica is San Jose.

Official Languages

Colorado: English
Costa Rica: Spanish


Colorado: Coloradan
Costa Rica: Costa Rican, Tico(a)

ISO 3166 Code

Colorado: US-CO
Costa Rica: CR

Human Development Index

HDI of Colorado as of 2019: 0.948
HDI of Costa Rica as of 2019: 0.810

Colorado Time Zone: 

UTC − 7 (Mountain Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 6 (Mountain Daylight Time)

Costa Rica Time Zone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Colorado:
38° 59′ 49.92″ N, 105° 32′ 52.08″ W

Coordinates of Costa Rica:
10° 0′ 0″ N84° 0′ 0″ W

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