Is Texas Bigger Than Tennessee? (Comparison)

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

Size

Is Texas bigger than Tennessee?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of Tennessee is 42,143 sq mi. Texas is bigger than Tennessee by 226,453 sq mi. Texas is around 6.4 times bigger than Tennessee.

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

Area of Texas compared to Tennessee

Area of Tennessee:  42,143 sq mi ( 109,247 km2 )

Area of Tennessee 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 Tennessee

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Tennessee as of 2019 was estimated to be around 6.829 Million.

Population of Tennessee compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and Tennessee.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of Tennessee is Nashville.

Official Languages

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

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of Tennessee as of 2018: 0.892

Texas Timezone:

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

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

Tennessee Timezone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

and, Middle and West Tennessee

UTC − 6 (Central Time Zone)

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

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Tennessee:
35.5175° N, 86.5804° W

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