Is Texas Bigger Than Egypt? (Comparison)

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


Is Texas bigger than Egypt?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Egypt is 390,121 sq mi. Texas is smaller than Egypt by 121,525 sq mi. Texas is around 1.45 times smaller than Egypt.

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

Area of Texas compared to Egypt

Area of Egypt:  390,121 sq mi ( 1,010,408 km2 )

Area of Egypt 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 Egypt

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Egypt as of 27th May 2021, is 104,126,663.

Population of Egypt compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Egypt.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Egypt is Cairo.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
Egypt: Arabic

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Egypt as of 2019: 0.707

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Egypt Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Egypt Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Egypt:
26° 0′ 0″ N30° 0′ 0″ E

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