Iowa vs Jordan (Statistical Comparison)

Iowa is a state in the United States of America located in the Midwestern region of the country, whereas Jordan is a country located in Western Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Iowa and Jordan regarding various aspects.


Is Iowa bigger than Jordan?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of Jordan is 34,495 sq mi. Iowa is bigger than Jordan by 21,362.1 sq mi. Iowa is around 1.62 times bigger than Jordan.

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

Area of Iowa compared to Jordan

Area of Jordan:  34,495 sq mi ( 89,342 km2 )

Area of Jordan 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 Jordan

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Jordan as of 2020, was estimated to be around 10,203,140.

Population of Jordan compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and Jordan.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of Jordan is Amman.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
Jordan: Arabic


Iowa: Iowan
Jordan: Jordanian

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
Jordan: JO

Human Development Index

HDI of Iowa as of 2019: 0.935
HDI of Jordan as of 2019: 0.729

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Jordan Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Jordan:
31° 14′ 24″ N36° 30′ 36″ E

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