Is France Bigger Than Mexico? (Comparison)

France is a transcontinental country spanning Western Europe and several overseas regions and territories, whereas Mexico is a country in the Southern Portion of North America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between France and Mexico regarding various aspects.


Is France bigger than Mexico?

The total area of France is 640,679 sq km, and the total area of Mexico is 1,972,550 sq km. France is smaller than Mexico by 1,331,871 sq km. France is around 3.08 times smaller than Mexico.

Area of France:  247,368 sq mi ( 640,679 km2 )

Area of France compared to Mexico

Area of Mexico:  761,610 sq mi ( 1,972,550 km2 )

Area of Mexico compared to France


Based on the World Bank, Eurostat data, the total population of France as of 2019 was estimated to be around 67.06 Million.

Population of France compared to Mexico

According to the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Mexico as of 23rd October 2021, is estimated to be around 130,421,153.

Population of Mexico compared to France

Here is some more data comparison between France and Mexico.

The capital city of France is Paris, and the capital city of Mexico is Mexico City.

Official Languages

France: French
Mexico: None

Human Development Index

HDI of France as of 2019: 0.901
HDI of Mexico as of 2018: 0.779

France Timezone: 

France has 12 different time zones but the majority of the area observes:

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Mexico Timezone: 

UTC -8 to -5 (Time in Mexico)

Summer (DST): 
UTC – 7 to – 5

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Mexico:
23° 0′ 0″ N102° 0′ 0″ W

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