Is Corsica Bigger Than London? (Comparison)

Corsica is an Island of France located in the Mediterranean Sea, whereas London is the capital and largest city of England and the United Kingdom. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Corsica and London regarding various aspects.


Is Corsica bigger than London?

The total area of Corsica is 8,722 sq km, and the total area of London is 1,572 sq km. Corsica is bigger than London by 7,150 sq km. Corsica is around 5.56 times bigger than London.

Area of Corsica:  3,368 sq mi ( 8,722 km2 )

Area of Corsica compared to London

Area of London:  607 sq mi ( 1,572 km2 )

Area of London compared to Corsica


According to the INSEE, World Bank data, the total population of Corsica as of 2019 was estimated to be around 339,178.

Population of Corsica compared to London

Based on the United States Census Bureau and Eurostat data, the total population of London as of 2019 was estimated to be around 8.982 Million.

Population of London compared to Corsica

Here is some more data comparison between Corsica and London.

The capital of Corsica is Ajaccio, and the capital city of London is London City.

Official Languages

Corsica: French
London: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Corsica as of 2018: 0.864
HDI of London as of 2018: 0.967

Corsica Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

London Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Corsica:
47° 0′ 0″ N, 2° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of London:
51° 30′ 26″ N0° 7′ 39″ W

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