Is Texas Bigger Than Australia? (Comparison)

Texas is a state located in the South Central region of the United States of America, whereas Australia is a country located in the Oceania continent. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the U.S. state Texas and Australia regarding various aspects.


Is Texas bigger than Australia?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Australia is 2,969,907 sq mi. Texas is smaller than Australia by 2,701,311 sq mi. Texas is around 11.1 times smaller than Australia.

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

Area of Texas compared to Australia

Area of Australia:  2,969,907 sq mi ( 7,692,024 km2 )

Area of Australia compared to Texas


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 Australia

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Australia as of 25th May 2021, is 25,770,173.

Population of Australia compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Australia.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Australia is Canberra.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
Australia: None at the federal level, but English is the national language of Australia.

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Australia as of 2019: 0.944

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Australia Timezone: 

UTC + 8, +9.5, +10

Summer (DST):
UTC + 8, +9.5, +10

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Australia:
25° 0′ 0″ S133° 0′ 0″ E

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