Is Corfu Bigger Than Venice? (Comparison)

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Is Corfu bigger than Venice

Corfu is an island of Greece located in the Ionian sea, whereas Venice is a city located in the Northeastern part of Italy. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Corfu and Venice regarding various aspects.


Is Corfu bigger than Venice?

The total area of Corfu is 610.9 sq km, and the total area of Venice is 414.57 sq km. Corfu is bigger than Venice by 196.33 sq km. Corfu is around 1.47 times bigger than Venice.

Area of Corfu:  235.9 sq mi ( 610.9 km2 )

Area of Corfu compared to Venice

Area of Venice:  160.07 sq mi ( 414.57 km2 )

Area of Venice compared to Corfu


According to Wikipedia, the last known total population of Corfu as of 2011 was estimated to be around 102,071.

Based on the Istat data, the total population of Venice as of 2017 was estimated to be around 261,905.

Population of Venice compared to Corfu

Here is some more data comparison between Corfu and Venice.

Official Languages

Corfu: Greek
Venice: Italian

Human Development Index

HDI of Corfu (Ionian Islands) as of 2018: 0.865
HDI of Venice as of 2018: 0.892

Corfu Timezone:

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

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

Venice Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Corfu:
39° 35′ 0″ N, 19° 52′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Venice:
45° 26′ 15″ N12° 20′ 9″ E

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By Aashish Poudel Genuine

Aashish Poudel Genuine is a web developer, writer and currently a student in Cyprus. He has created this site to help people who are willing to come to Cyprus or want to know more about this country.

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