Is Texas Bigger Than Chihuahua? (Comparison)

Texas is a state located in the South Central region of the United States of America, whereas Chihuahua is one of the 32 states of the country of Mexico located in the Northwestern Region of the country. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the U.S. state Texas and Mexico state Chihuahua regarding various aspects.


Is Texas bigger than Chihuahua state?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Chihuahua state of Mexico is 95,540 sq mi. Texas is bigger than Chihuahua by 173,056 sq mi. Texas is around 2.8 times bigger than Chihuahua.

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

Area of Texas compared to Chihuahua

Area of Chihuahua:  95,540 sq mi ( 247,460 km2 )

Area of Chihuahua 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 Chihuahua

Based on the Wikipedia data, the population of Chihuahua state of Mexico as of 2020 was 3,741,869.

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Chihuahua.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Chihuahua state of Mexico is Chihuahua.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
Chihuahua: Spanish

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Chihuahua as of 2018: 0.793

Texas Time zone:

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

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

Chihuahua Timezone: 

UTC – 7 (Mountain Standard Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 6 (Mountain Daylight Time zone)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Chihuahua:
28° 49′ 0″ N106° 26′ 0″ W

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