Is Texas Bigger Than Kentucky? (Comparison)

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

Size

Is Texas bigger than Kentucky?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Kentucky is 40,407 sq mi. Texas is bigger than Kentucky by 228,189 sq mi. Texas is around 6.65 times bigger than Kentucky.

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

Area of Texas compared to Kentucky

Area of Kentucky:  40,407 sq mi ( 104,656 km2 )

Area of Kentucky compared to Texas

Population

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 Kentucky

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Kentucky as of 2019 was estimated to be around 4.468 Million.

Population of Kentucky compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Kentucky.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort.

Official Languages

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

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Kentucky as of 2018: 0.881

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Kentucky Timezone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Time Zone)
UTC − 6 (Central Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)
UTC − 5 (Central Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Kentucky:
37° 32′ 4.92″ N85° 18′ 7.56″ W

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