Is Sicily Bigger Than Florida? (Comparison)

Sicily is an island of the country of Italy located in the Mediterranean sea, whereas Florida is a state in the Southeastern region of the United States of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Sicily and Florida regarding various aspects.


Is Sicily bigger than Florida?

The total area of Sicily is 25,711 sq km, and the total area of Florida is 170,312 sq km. Sicily is smaller than Florida by 144,601 sq km. Sicily is around 6.62 times smaller than Florida.

Area of Sicily:  9,927 sq mi ( 25,711 km2 )

Area of Sicily compared to Florida

Area of Florida: 65,757.70 sq mi (170,312 km2 )

Area of Florida compared to Sicily


According to the Eurostat data, the total population of Sicily as of 2019 was estimated to be around 5 Million.

Population of Sicily compared to Florida

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Florida as of 2019 was estimated to be around 21.48 Million.

Population of Florida compared to Sicily

Here is some more data comparison between Sicily and Florida.

The capital city of Sicily is Palermo, and the capital city of Florida is Tallahassee.

Official Languages

Sicily: Italian
Florida: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Sicily as of 2018: 0.838
HDI of Florida as of 2018: 0.909

Sicily Timezone:

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Florida Timezone:

UTC – 05:00 (Eastern Time Zone)

Summer (DST)
UTC – 04:00 (Eastern Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Sicily:
37° 30′ 0″ N, 14° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Florida:
28° 37′ 49.8″ N82° 26′ 58.92″ W

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