Is England Bigger Than Illinois? (Comparison)

England is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Illinois is a state in the mid-Western region of the U.S.A. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between England and Illinois regarding various aspects.


Is England bigger than Illinois?

The total area of England is 130,279 sq km, and the total area of Illinois is 149,997 sq km. England is smaller than Illinois by 19,718 sq km. England is around 1.15 times smaller than Illinois.

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

Area of England compared to Illinois

Area of Illinois:  57,915 sq mi ( 149,997 km2 )

Area of Illinois 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 Illinois

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Illinois as of 2019 was estimated to be around 12.67 Million.

Population of Illinois compared to England

Here is some more data comparison between England and Illinois.

The capital city of England is London, and the capital city of Illinois is Springfield.

Official Languages

England: English
Illinois: English

Human Development Index

HDI of England as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Illinois as of 2018: 0.929

England Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Illinois Timezone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Time Zone)

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

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Illinois:
40° 2′ 30.12″ N89° 11′ 47.4″ W

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