Is Texas Bigger Than West Virginia? (Comparison)

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

Size

Is Texas bigger than West Virginia?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of West Virginia is 24,230 sq mi. Texas is bigger than West Virginia by 244,366 sq mi. Texas is around 11.08 times bigger than West Virginia.

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

Area of Texas compared to West Virginia

Area of West Virginia:  24,230 sq mi ( 62,755 km2 )

Area of West Virginia 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 West Virginia

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of West Virginia as of 2019 was estimated to be around 1.792 Million.

Population of West Virginia compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and West Virginia.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of West Virginia is Charleston.

Official Languages

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

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of West Virginia as of 2018: 0.872

Texas Timezone:

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

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

West Virginia Timezone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Time Zone)

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

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of West Virginia:
38° 38′ 27.24″ N80° 37′ 21.72″ W

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