Is Texas Bigger Than Kenya? (Comparison)

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


Is Texas bigger than Kenya?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Kenya is 224,081 sq mi. Texas is bigger than Kenya by 44,515 sq mi. Texas is around 1.2 times bigger than Kenya.

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

Area of Texas compared to Kenya

Area of Kenya:  224,081 sq mi ( 580,367 km2 )

Area of Kenya 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 Kenya

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Kenya as of 2nd June 2021, is 54,886,594.

Population of Kenya compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Kenya.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Kenya is Nairobi.

Official Languages

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

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Kenya as of 2019: 0.601

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Kenya Timezone: 

UTC + 3 (East Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Kenya:
1° 0′ 0″ N38° 0′ 0″ E

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