Iowa vs Oman (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Iowa bigger than Oman?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of Oman is 119,500 sq mi. Iowa is smaller than Oman by 63,642.9 sq mi. Iowa is around 2.14 times smaller than Oman.

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

Area of Iowa compared to Oman

Area of Oman:  119,500 sq mi ( 309,500 km2 )

Area of Oman 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 Oman

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Oman as of 2020, was estimated to be around 5,106,622.

Population of Oman compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and Oman.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of Oman is Muscat.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
Oman: Arabic


Iowa: Iowan
Oman: Omani

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
Oman: OM

Human Development Index

HDI of Iowa as of 2019: 0.935
HDI of Oman as of 2019: 0.813

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Oman Time Zone: 

UTC + 4 (Persian Gulf Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Oman:
21° 0′ 0″ N57° 0′ 0″ E

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