Is Texas Bigger Than New South Wales? (Comparison)

Texas is a state located in the South Central region of the United States of America, whereas New South Wales is a state on the east coast of Australia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the U.S. state Texas and New South Wales regarding various aspects.


Is Texas bigger than New South Wales?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of New South Wales is 312,724 sq mi. Texas is smaller than New South Wales by 44,128 sq mi. Texas is around 1.2 times smaller than New South Wales.

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

Area of Texas compared to New South Wales

Area of New South Wales:  312,724 sq mi ( 809,952 km2 )

Area of New South Wales 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 New South Wales

Based on the Wikipedia data, the total population of New South Wales as of September 2020 was estimated to be around 8,166,369.

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and New South Wales.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of New South Wales is Sydney.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
New South Wales: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of New South Wales as of 2018: 0.941

Texas Timezone:

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

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

New South Wales Timezone: 

UTC + 9:30 (Australian Central Standard Time)
UTC + 10 (Australian Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 10:30 (Australian Central Daylight Time)
UTC + 11 (Australian Eastern Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of New South Wales:
32° 0′ 0″ S147° 0′ 0″ E

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