Is Texas Bigger Than Taiwan? (Comparison)

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


Is Texas bigger than Taiwan?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Taiwan is 13,976 sq mi. Texas is bigger than Taiwan by 254,620 sq mi. Texas is around 19.2 times bigger than Taiwan.

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

Area of Texas compared to Taiwan

Area of  Taiwan:  13,976 sq mi ( 36,197 km2 )

Area of Taiwan 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 Taiwan

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Taiwan as of 3rd June 2021, is 23,856,364.

Population of Taiwan compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Taiwan.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Taiwan is Taipei.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
Taiwan: Mandarin

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Taiwan as of 2019: 0.916

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Taiwan Timezone: 

UTC + 8 (Taiwan Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Taiwan:
24° 0′ 0″ N121° 0′ 0″ E

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