Is Texas Bigger Than Europe? (Comparison)

Texas is a state located in the South Central region of the United States of America, whereas Europe is one of the 7 continents of the world which comprises 50 sovereign states. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the U.S. state Texas and Europe regarding various aspects.


Is Texas bigger than Europe?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Europe is 3,930,000 sq mi. Texas is smaller than Europe by 3,661,404 sq mi. Texas is around 14.7 times smaller than Europe.

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

Area of Texas compared to Europe

Area of Europe:  3,930,000 sq mi ( 10,180,000 km2 )

Area of Europe 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 Europe

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Europe as of 27th May 2021, is 748,046,102.

Population of Europe compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Europe.

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Europe as of 2019: 0.845 (Average of all European Countries)

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Europe Timezone: 

UTC – 1 to UTC + 5

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Europe:
Latitude 60°00′00.00″ North, longitude 15°00′00.00″ East.

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