Is England Bigger Than California? (Comparison)

England is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas California is a state located in the Western Region of the United States of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between England and California regarding various aspects.


Is England bigger than California?

The total area of England is 130,279 sq km, and the total area of California is 423,970 sq km. England is smaller than California by 293,691 sq km. England is around 3.25 times smaller than California.

Area of England:  50,301 sq mi ( 130,279 km2 )

Area of England compared to California

Area of California:  163,696 sq mi ( 423,970 km2 )

Area of California compared to England


According to the World Bank, ONS UK, and Eurostat, the total population of England as of 2018 was estimated to be around 55.98 Million.

Population of England compared to California

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of California as of 2019 was estimated to be around 39.51 Million.

Population of California compared to England

Here is some more data comparison between England and California.

The capital city of England is London, and the capital city of California is Sacramento.

Official Languages

England: English
California: English

Human Development Index

HDI of England as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of California as of 2018: 0.930

England Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

California Timezone: 

UTC – 8 (Pacific Time Zone)

UTC – 7 (Pacific Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of England:
53° 0′ 0″ N1° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of California:
37° 0′ 0″ N120° 0′ 0″ W

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