Is Corfu Bigger Than Zante? (Comparison)

Corfu and Zante/Zakynthos are Greek Islands located in the Ionian Sea. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Corfu and Zante regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Corfu bigger than Zante/Zakynthos?

The total area of Corfu is 610.9 sq km, and the total area of Zante is 405.55 sq km. Corfu is bigger than Zante by 205.35 sq km. Corfu is around 1.51 times bigger than Zante.

Area of Corfu:  235.9 sq mi ( 610.9 km2 )

Area of Corfu compared to Zante

Area of Zante / Zakynthos:  156.58 sq mi ( 405.55 km2 )

Area of Zante or Zakynthos compared to Corfu

Population

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

Based on Wikipedia, the total population of Zante as of 2011 was estimated to be around 40,759.

Here is some more data comparison between Corfu and Zante.

The capital city of Corfu is Corfu Town, and the capital city of Zante is Zakynthos.

Official Languages

Corfu: Greek
Zante: Greek

Human Development Index

HDI of Corfu (Ionian Islands) as of 2018: 0.865
HDI of Zante as of 2018: 0.864

Corfu Timezone:

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

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

Zante Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

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

Corfu and Zante are in the same time zones.

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Zante:
37° 48′ 0″ N20° 45′ 0″ E

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