Florida vs South Korea (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Florida bigger than South Korea?

The total area of Florida is 65,758 sq mi, and the total area of South Korea is 38,750 sq mi. Florida is bigger than South Korea by 27,008 sq mi. Florida is around 1.70 times bigger than South Korea.

Area of Florida: 65,758 sq mi (170,312 km2 )

Area of Florida compared to South Korea

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

Area of South Korea compared to Florida


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Florida as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 21,781,128.

Population of Florida compared to South Korea

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of South Korea as of 2nd May 2022, is estimated to be around 51,348,603.

Population of South Korea compared to Florida

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

The capital of Florida is Tallahassee, and the capital city of South Korea is Seoul.

Official Languages

Florida: English
South Korea: Korean


Florida: Floridian, Floridan
South Korea: South Korean, Korean

ISO 3166 Code

Florida: US-FL
South Korea: KR

Human Development Index

HDI of Florida as of 2019: 0.916
HDI of South Korea as of 2019: 0.916

Florida Time Zone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Standard Time)
UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

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

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

South Korea Time Zone: 

UTC + 9 (Korea Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Florida:
28° 37′ 49.8″ N, 82° 26′ 58.92″ W

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

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