Is Spain Bigger Than New York State? (Comparison)

Spain is a country located in Southwestern Europe, whereas New York is a state of the country of the United State of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Spain and New York regarding various aspects.


Is Spain bigger than New York?

The total area of Spain is 505,990 sq km, and the total area of New York is 141,300 sq km. Spain is bigger than New York by 364,690 sq km. Spain is around 3.58 times bigger than New York.

Area of Spain:  195,360 sq mi ( 505,990 km2 )

Area of Spain compared to New York State

Area of New York State:  54,556 sq mi ( 141,300 km2 )

Area of New York State compared to Spain


According to the Eurostat, World Bank data, the total population of Spain as of 2019 was estimated to be around 46.94 Million.

Population of Spain compared to New York State

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of New York State as of 2019 was estimated to be around 19.45 Million.

Population of New York State compared to Spain

Here is some more data comparison between Spain and New York.

The capital city of Spain is Madrid, and the capital city of New York is Albany.

Official Languages

Spain: Spanish
New York: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Spain as of 2019: 0.904
HDI of New York as of 2018: 0.944

Spain Timezone: 

UTC + 0 to UTC + 1
(Western European Time and Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 to UTC + 2
(Western European Summer Time and Central European Summer Time)

New York Timezone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

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

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Spain:
40° 0′ 0″ N, 4° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of New York State:
42° 57′ 13.68″ N75° 31′ 36.48″ W

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