Is Texas Bigger New Jersey? (Comparison)

Texas is a state located in the South Central region of the United States of America, whereas New Jersey is a state in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the United States. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the U.S. states, Texas and New Jersey regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Texas bigger than New Jersey?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of New Jersey is 8,722.58 sq mi. Texas is bigger than New Jersey by 259,873.42 sq mi. Texas is around 30.8 times bigger than New Jersey.

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

Area of Texas compared to New Jersey

Area of New Jersey:  8,722.58 sq mi ( 22591.38 km2 )

Area of New Jersey compared to Texas

Population

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

Population of Texas compared to New Jersey

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of New Jersey as of 2019 was estimated to be around 8.882 Million.

Population of New Jersey compared to Texas

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

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of New Jersey is Newark.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
New Jersey: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of New Jersey as of 2018: 0.943

Texas Timezone:

UTC − 6 (Central Time Zone)
UTC − 7 (Mountain Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 5 (Central Daylight Time)
UTC − 6 (Mountain Daylight Time)

New Jersey Timezone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Time Zone)

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

Geological Coordinates

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

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

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