Is Texas Bigger Than Iran? (Comparison)

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


Is Texas bigger than Iran?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Iran is 636,372 sq mi. Texas is smaller than Iran by 367,776 sq mi. Texas is around 2.4 times smaller than Iran.

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

Area of Texas compared to Iran

Area of Iran:  636,372 sq mi ( 1,648,195 km2 )

Area of Iran 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 Iran

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Iran as of 27th May 2021, is 84,984,199.

Population of Iran compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Iran.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Iran is Tehran.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
Iran: Persian

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Iran as of 2019: 0.783

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Iran Timezone: 

UTC + 3:30 (Iran Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 4:30 (Iran Standard Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Iran:
32° 0′ 0″ N53° 0′ 0″ E

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