Is Texas Bigger Than Norway? (Comparison)

This post was most recently updated on June 3rd, 2021

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

Size

Is Texas bigger than Norway?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Norway is 148,729 sq mi. Texas is bigger than Norway by 119,867 sq mi. Texas is around 1.8 times bigger than Norway.

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

Area of Texas compared to Norway

Area of Norway:  148,729 sq mi ( 385,207 km2 )

Area of Norway 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 Norway

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Norway as of 2nd June 2021, is 5,460,578.

Population of Norway compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Norway.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Norway is Oslo.

Official Languages

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

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Norway as of 2019: 0.957

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Norway Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Norway:
61° 0′ 0″ N8° 0′ 0″ E

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