Idaho vs South Korea (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Idaho bigger than South Korea?

The total area of Idaho is 83,569 sq mi, and the total area of South Korea is 38,750 sq mi. Idaho is bigger than South Korea by 44,819 sq mi. Idaho is around 2.16 times bigger than South Korea.

Area of Idaho: 83,569 sq mi ( 216,443 km2 )

Area of Idaho compared to South Korea

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

Area of South Korea compared to Idaho


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Idaho as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 1,900,923.

Population of Idaho compared to South Korea

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of South Korea as of 24th May 2022, is estimated to be around 51,351,596.

Population of South Korea compared to Idaho

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

The capital of Idaho is Boise, and the capital city of South Korea is Seoul.

Official Languages

Idaho: English
South Korea: Korean


Idaho: Idahoan
South Korea: South Korean, Korean

ISO 3166 Code

Idaho: US-ID
South Korea: KR

Human Development Index

HDI of Idaho as of 2019: 0.912
HDI of South Korea as of 2019: 0.916

Idaho Time Zone: 

UTC − 7 (Mountain Standard Time)
UTC − 8 (Pacific Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 6 (Mountain Daylight Time)
UTC − 7 (Pacific Daylight Time)

South Korea Time Zone: 

UTC + 9 (Korea Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Idaho:
44° 21′ 3.24″ N, 114° 36′ 46.8″ W

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

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