Is Portugal Bigger Than Texas? (Comparison)

Portugal is a country located on the Iberian Peninsula, in south-western Europe whereas Texas is a state in the United States located in the South Central region of the USA. Today in this article we will discuss the comparison between Portugal and Texas regarding various aspects.


Is Portugal Bigger than Texas?

The total area of Portugal is 92,212 sq km and the total area of Texas is 695,662 sq km. Portugal is smaller than Texas by 603,450 sq km. Portugal is around 7.6 times smaller than Texas.

Area of Portugal:  35,603 sq mi ( 92,212 km2 )

Area of Portugal compared to Texas

Area of Texas:  268,596 sq mi ( 695,662 km2 )

Area of Texas compared to Portugal


As per the Worldometer data, the current population of Texas estimated as of 30th April 2021 is 10,172,277.

Population of Portugal compared to Texas

According to the data from the United States Census Bureau, the population of Texas estimated as of 2019 was 29 Million.

Population of Texas compared to Portugal

Here is some more data comparison between Portugal and Texas.

The capital city of Portugal is Lisbon and the capital city of Texas is Austin.

Official Languages

Portugal: Portuguese
Texas: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Portugal as of 2019: 0.864
HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909

Portugal Timezone:

UTC (Western European Time)
UTC – 1 (Atlantic, Azores)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (Western European Summer Time )
UTC (Atlantic, Azores)

Texas Timezone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Time Zone)
UTC – 5 (Central Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Portugal:
38° 42′ 0″ N9° 11′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Texas:
31° 28′ 32.52″ N99° 19′ 52.32″ W

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