Is Texas Bigger Than Saudi Arabia? (Comparison)

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


Is Texas bigger than Saudi Arabia?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Saudi Arabia is 830,000 sq mi. Texas is smaller than Saudi Arabia by 561,404 sq mi. Texas is around 3.1 times smaller than Saudi Arabia.

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

Area of Texas compared to Saudi Arabia

Area of Saudi Arabia:  830,000 sq mi ( 2,149,690 km2 )

Area of Saudi Arabia 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 Saudi Arabia

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Saudi Arabia as of 3rd June 2021, is 35,323,895.

Population of Saudi Arabia compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Saudi Arabia.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Saudi Arabia is Riyad.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
Saudi Arabia: Arabic

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Saudi Arabia as of 2019: 0.854

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Saudi Arabia Timezone: 

UTC + 3 (Arabic Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Saudi Arabia:
24° 0′ 0″ N45° 0′ 0″ E

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