Is Texas Bigger Than Hokkaido? (Comparison)

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


Is Texas bigger than Hokkaido?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Hokkaido is 32,210.12 sq mi. Texas is bigger than Hokkaido by 236385.88 sq mi. Texas is around 8.4 times bigger than Hokkaido.

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

Area of Texas compared to Hokkaido

Area of Hokkaido:  32,210.12 sq mi ( 83423.84 km2 )

Area of Hokkaido 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 Hokkaido

Based on the data from Wikipedia, the population of Hokkaido as of 31st May 2019 was 5,281,297.

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Hokkaido.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Hokkaido is Sapporo.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
Hokkaido: Japanese

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Hokkaido as of 2018: 0.890

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Hokkaido Timezone: 

UTC + 9 (Japan Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Hokkaido:
43° 0′ 0″ N142° 0′ 0″ E

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