Is Rhodes Bigger Than Rhode Island? (Comparison)

Rhodes is an island of Greece located in the Southeastern part of the country, whereas Rhode Island is a state in the New England region of the United States of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Rhodes and Rhode Island regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Rhodes bigger than Rhode Island?

The total area of Rhodes is 1400.68 sq km, and the total area of Rhode Island is 3,144 sq km. Rhodes is smaller than Rhode Island by 1,743.32 sq km. Rhodes is around 2.244 times smaller than Rhode Island.

Area of Rhodes:  540.81 sq mi ( 1400.68 km2 )

Area of Rhodes compared to Rhode Island

Area of Rhode Island:  1,214 sq mi ( 3,144 km2 )

Area of Rhode Island compared to Rhodes

Population

According to Wikipedia, the last known total population of Rhodes as of 2011 was estimated to be around 115,490.

According to the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Rhode Island as of 2019 was estimated to be around 1.059 Million.

Population of Rhode Island compared to Rhodes

Here is some more data comparison between Rhodes and Rhode Island.

The capital city of Rhodes is Rhodes City, and the capital city of Rhode Island is Providence.

Official Languages

Rhodes: Greek
Rhode Island: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Rhodes as of 2018: 0.832
HDI of Rhode Island as of 2018: 0.930

Rhodes Timezone:

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Rhode Island Timezone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Rhodes:
36° 10′ 0″ N, 27° 56′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Rhode Island:
41° 42′ 0″ N71° 30′ 0″ W

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