Iowa vs Barbados (Statistical Comparison)

Iowa is a state in the United States of America located in the Midwestern region of the country, whereas Barbados is an island country located in the Caribbean region of North America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Iowa and Barbados regarding various aspects.


Is Iowa bigger than Barbados?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of Barbados is 169 sq mi. Iowa is bigger than Barbados by 55,688.1 sq mi. Iowa is around 330.52 times bigger than Barbados.

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

Area of Iowa compared to Barbados

Area of Barbados: 169 sq mi ( 439 km2 )

Area of Barbados 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 Barbados

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Barbados as of 2020, was estimated to be around 287,371.

Population of Barbados compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and Barbados.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of Barbados is Bridgetown.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
Barbados: English


Iowa: Iowan
Barbados: Barbadian

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
Barbados: BB

Human Development Index

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

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Barbados Time Zone: 

UTC -4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Barbados:
13° 10′ 12″ N59° 33′ 9″ W

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