Is Texas Bigger Than China? (Comparison)

Texas is a state located in the South Central region of the United States of America, whereas the People’s Republic of China is a country located in East Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the U.S. state Texas and China regarding various aspects.


Is Texas bigger than China?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of China is 3,705,407 sq mi. Texas is smaller than China by 3,436,811 sq mi. Texas is around 13.8 times smaller than China.

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

Area of Texas compared to China

Area of China:  3,705,407 sq mi ( 9,596,961 km2 )

Area of China 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 China

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of China as of 26th May 2021, is 1,444,350,939.

Population of China compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and China.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of China is Beijing.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
China: Standard Chinese

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of China as of 2019: 0.761

Texas Timezone:

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

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

China Timezone: 

UTC + 8 (China Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of China:
35° 0′ 0″ N103° 0′ 0″ E

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