Florida vs Syria (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Florida bigger than Syria?

The total area of Florida is 65,758 sq mi, and the total area of Syria is 71,500 sq mi. Florida is smaller than Syria by 5,742 sq mi. Florida is around 1.09 times smaller than Syria.

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

Area of Florida compared to Syria

Area of Syria: 71,500 sq mi (185,180 km2 )

Area of Syria 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 Syria

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Syria as of 2nd May 2022, is estimated to be around 18,306,723.

Population of Syria compared to Florida

Here is some more data comparison between Florida and Syria.

The capital of Florida is Tallahassee, and the capital city of Syria is Damascus.

Official Languages

Florida: English
Syria: Arabic


Florida: Floridian, Floridan
Syria: Syrian

ISO 3166 Code

Florida: US-FL
Syria: SY

Human Development Index

HDI of Florida as of 2019: 0.916
HDI of Syria as of 2019: 0.567

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)

Syria Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Syria:
35° 0′ 0″ N38° 0′ 0″ E

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