Is Malta Bigger Than New Jersey? (Comparison)

Malta is an island country in the Southern part of Europe located in the Mediterranean sea, whereas New Jersey is a state in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the United States of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Malta and New Jersey regarding various aspects.


Is Malta bigger than New Jersey?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of New Jersey is 22,591.38 sq km. Malta is smaller than New Jersey by 22,275.38 sq km. Malta is around 71.50 times smaller than New Jersey.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to New Jersey

Area of New Jersey:  8722.58 sq mi ( 22,591.38 km2 )

Area of New Jersey compared to Malta


According to the data from Worldometer, the total population of Malta as of 5th July 2021, is estimated to be around 442,725.

Population of Malta compared to New Jersey

According to the United States Census Bureau data, the population of New Jersey estimated as of 2019 was 8.882 Million.

Population of New Jersey compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and New Jersey.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of New Jersey is Trenton.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
New Jersey: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of New Jersey as of 2018: 0.943

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

New Jersey Timezone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Time Zone)
UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Malta:
35° 54′ 0″ N14° 31′ 0″ E

Coordinates of New Jersey:
40° 11′ 26.52″ N74° 40′ 22.08″ W

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