How Big Is Australia Compared To Houston? (Comparison)

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Is Australia Bigger than Houston

Australia is a country located in the Oceania continent, whereas Houston is the most populous city in the state of Texas, USA. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Australia and Houston regarding various aspects.


How big is Australia compared to Houston?

The total area of Australia is 7,692,024 sq km, and the total area of Houston is 1739.69 sq km. Australia is bigger than Houston by 7,690,284.31 sq km. Australia is around 4,421.49 times bigger than Houston.

Area of Australia:  2,969,907 sq mi ( 7,692,024 km2 )

Area of Australia compared to Houston

Area of Houston Texas:  671.70 sq mi ( 1739.69 km2 )

Area of Houston compared to Australia


According to the Worldometer data, the total population of Australia as of 8th July 2021 is estimated to be around 25,804,397.

Population of Australia compared to Houston

According to the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Houston Texas as of 2019 was estimated to be around 2.31 Million.

Population of Houston compared to Australia

Here is some more data comparison between Australia and Houston.

Official Languages

Australia: None at the federal level but English is the national language of Australia.
Houston: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Australia as of 2019: 0.944
HDI of Houston (Texas) as of 2018: 0.917

Australia Timezone:

UTC + 8, +9.5, +10

Summer (DST):
UTC + 8, +9.5, +10, +10.5, +11

(Australia has various timezones, also in Daylight Saving Time).

Houston, Texas Timezone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Australia:
25° 0′ 0″ S133° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Houston, Texas:
29° 45′ 46″ N95° 22′ 59″ W

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Australia vs North America comparison

Australia vs Europe comparison

Australia vs Antarctica comparison

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Australia vs Africa comparison

By Aashish Poudel Genuine

Aashish Poudel Genuine is a web developer, writer and currently a student in Cyprus. He has created this site to help people who are willing to come to Cyprus or want to know more about this country.

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