Is Texas Bigger Than Central America? (Comparison)

Texas is a state located in the South Central region of the United States of America, whereas Central America is one of the regions of the Americas consisting of 7 countries. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the U.S. state Texas and Central America regarding various aspects.


Is Texas bigger than Central America?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Central America is 201,497 sq mi. Texas is bigger than Central America by 670,99 sq mi. Texas is around 1.34 times bigger than Central America.

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

Area of Texas compared to Central America

Area of Central America:  201,497 sq mi ( 521,876 km2 )

Area of Central America 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 Central America

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Central America as of 26th May 2021, is 181,575,063.

Population of Central America compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Central America.

The capital city of Texas is Austin. 

The 7 countries in Central America are Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama.

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Central America Timezone: 

UTC – 6:00 to UTC – 5:00

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Central America:
12.7690° N, 85.6024° W

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