Georgia vs Puerto Rico (Statistical Comparison)

Georgia is a state in the United States of America located in the Southeastern region of the country, whereas Puerto Rico is a country located in the Northeast Caribbean Sea. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Georgia and Puerto Rico regarding various aspects.


Is Georgia bigger than Puerto Rico?

The total area of Georgia is 59,425 sq mi, and the total area of Puerto Rico is 3,515 sq mi. Georgia is bigger than Puerto Rico by 55,910 sq mi. Georgia is around 16.91 times bigger than Puerto Rico.

Area of Georgia:  59,425 sq mi (153,909 km2 )

Area of Georgia compared to Puerto Rico

Area of Puerto Rico:  3,515 sq mi (9,104 km2 )

Area of Puerto Rico compared to Georgia


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Georgia as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 10,799,566.

Population of Georgia compared to Puerto Rico

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Puerto Rico as of 6th May 2022, is estimated to be around 2,731,982.

Population of Puerto Rico compared to Georgia

Here is some more data comparison between Georgia and Puerto Rico.

The capital of Georgia is Atlanta, and the capital city of Puerto Rico is San Juan.

Official Languages

Georgia: English
Puerto Rico: Spanish, English


Georgia: Georgian
Puerto Rico: Puerto Rican

ISO 3166 Code

Georgia: US-GA
Puerto Rico: PR, US-PR

Human Development Index

HDI of Georgia as of 2019: 0.910
HDI of Puerto Rico as of 2019: 0.845

Georgia Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Puerto Rico Time Zone: 

UTC – 4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Georgia:
32° 38′ 29.4″ N, 83° 26′ 33.36″ W

Coordinates of Puerto Rico:
18° 13′ 20.28″ N66° 25′ 49.08″ W

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