Iowa vs Mongolia (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Iowa bigger than Mongolia?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of Mongolia is 603,909 sq mi. Iowa is smaller than Mongolia by 548,051.9 sq mi. Iowa is around 10.82 times smaller than Mongolia.

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

Area of Iowa compared to Mongolia

Area of Mongolia:  603,909 sq mi ( 1,564,116 km2 )

Area of Mongolia 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 Mongolia

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Mongolia as of 2020, was estimated to be around 3,278,292.

Population of Mongolia compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and Mongolia.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of Mongolia is Ulaanbaatar.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
Mongolia: Mongolian


Iowa: Iowan
Mongolia: Mongolian

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
Mongolia: MN

Human Development Index

HDI of Iowa as of 2019: 0.935
HDI of Mongolia as of 2019: 0.737

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Mongolia Time Zone: 

UTC + 7 / + 8 (Mongolia Standard Time)

Summer (DST)
UTC + 8 / + 9 (Mongolia Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Mongolia:
48° 0′ 0″ N106° 0′ 0″ E

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