Iowa vs Bahamas (Statistical Comparison)

Iowa is a state in the United States of America located in the Midwestern region of the country, whereas the Bahamas is a country within the Lucayan Archipelago of the West Indies in the Atlantic. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Iowa and Bahamas regarding various aspects.


Is Iowa bigger than Bahamas?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of Bahamas is 5,358 sq mi. Iowa is bigger than Bahamas by 50,499.1 sq mi. Iowa is around 10.43 times bigger than Bahamas.

Area of Iowa: 55,857.1 sq mi ( 144,669.2 km2 )

Area of Iowa compared to Bahamas

Area of the Bahamas:  5,358 sq mi ( 13,878 km2 )

Area of Bahamas compared to Iowa


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Iowa as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 3,193,079.

Population of Iowa compared to Bahamas

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Bahamas as of 2020, was estimated to be around 393,248.

Population of Bahamas compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and Bahamas.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of Bahamas is Nassau.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
Bahamas: English


Iowa: Iowan
Bahamas: Bahamian

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
Bahamas: BS

Human Development Index

HDI of Iowa as of 2019: 0.935
HDI of Bahamas as of 2019: 0.814

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Bahamas Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Time Zone)

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

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Iowa:
42° 4′ 30.36″ N, 93° 29′ 45.6″ W

Coordinates of Bahamas:
24° 15′ 0″ N76° 0′ 0″ W

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