Is Texas Bigger Than The Philippines? (Comparison)

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


Is Texas bigger than the Philippines?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of the Philippines is 120,000 sq mi. Texas is bigger than the Philippines by 148,596 sq mi. Texas is around 2.2 times bigger than the Philippines.

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

Area of Texas compared to Philippines

Area of the Philippines: 120,000 sq mi (300,000 km2 )

Area of the Philippines 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 the Philippines

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of the Philippines as of 2nd June 2021, is 110,947,620.

Population of the Philippines compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and the Philippines.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of the Philippines is Manila.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
The Philippines: Filipino, English

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of the Philippines as of 2019: 0.718

Texas Timezone:

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

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

The Philippines Timezone: 

UTC + 8 (The Philippine Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of the Philippines:
13° 0′ 0″ N122° 0′ 0″ E

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