Is Texas Bigger Than Syria? (Comparison)

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


Is Texas bigger than Syria?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Syria is 71,500 sq mi. Texas is bigger than Syria by 197,096 sq mi. Texas is around 3.8 times bigger than Syria.

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

Area of Texas compared to Syria

Area of Syria: 71,500 sq mi (185,180 km2 )

Area of Syria 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 Syria

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Syria as of 3rd June 2021, is 17,906,846.

Population of Syria compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Syria.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Syria is Damascus.

Official Languages

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

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Syria as of 2019: 0.567

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Syria Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Syria:
35° 0′ 0″ N38° 0′ 0″ E

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