Is Texas Bigger Than Ireland? (Comparison)

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


Is Texas bigger than Ireland?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Ireland is 32,595 sq mi. Texas is bigger than Ireland by 236,001 sq mi. Texas is around 8.3 times bigger than Ireland.

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

Area of Texas compared to Ireland

Area of Ireland:  32,595 sq mi ( 84,421 km2 )

Area of Ireland 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 Ireland

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Ireland as of 27th May 2021, is 4,988,501.

Population of Ireland compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Ireland.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Ireland is Dublin.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
Ireland: English, Irish

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Ireland as of 2019: 0.955

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Ireland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Ireland:
53° 25′ 0″ N8° 0′ 0″ W

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