Is Texas Bigger Than Finland? (Comparison)

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


Is Texas bigger than Finland?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Finland is 130,678 sq mi. Texas is bigger than Finland by 137,918 sq mi. Texas is around 2 times bigger than Finland.

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

Area of Texas compared to Finland

Area of Finland:  130,678 sq mi ( 338,455 km2 )

Area of Finland 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 Finland

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Finland as of 27th May 2021, is 5,548,475.

Population of Finland compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Finland.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Finland is Helsinki.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
Finland: Finnish, Swedish

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Finland as of 2019: 0.938

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Finland Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Finland:
64° 0′ 0″ N26° 0′ 0″ E

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