Illinois vs Hungary (Statistical Comparison)

Illinois is a state in the United States of America located in the mid-Western region of the country, whereas Hungary is a country located in Central Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Illinois and Hungary regarding various aspects.


Is Illinois bigger than Hungary?

The total area of Illinois is 57,915 sq mi, and the total area of Hungary is 35,920 sq mi. Illinois is bigger than Hungary by 21,995 sq mi. Illinois is around 1.62 times bigger than Hungary.

Area of Illinois: 57,915 sq mi ( 149,997 km2 )

Area of Illinois compared to Hungary

Area of Hungary:  35,920 sq mi ( 93,030 km2 )

Area of Hungary compared to Illinois


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Illinois as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 12,671,469.

Population of Illinois compared to Hungary

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Hungary as of 29th May 2022, is estimated to be around 9,614,278.

Population of Hungary compared to Illinois

Here is some more data comparison between Illinois and Hungary.

The capital of Illinois is Springfield, and the capital city of Hungary is Budapest.

Official Languages

Illinois: English
Hungary: Hungarian


Illinois: Illinoisan
Hungary: Hungarian

ISO 3166 Code

Illinois: US-IL
Hungary: HU

Human Development Index

HDI of Illinois as of 2019: 0.934
HDI of Hungary as of 2019: 0.854

Illinois Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Hungary Time Zone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Illinois:
40° 2′ 30.12″ N, 89° 11′ 47.4″ W

Coordinates of Hungary:
47° 0′ 0″ N20° 0′ 0″ E

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