Is the UK Bigger Than Minnesota? (Comparison)

The United Kingdom is a country located in North-Western Europe, whereas Minnesota is a state in the upper Midwestern region of the United States. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the United Kingdom and Minnesota regarding various aspects.


Is the United Kingdom bigger than Minnesota?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Minnesota is 225,163 sq km. The United Kingdom is bigger than Minnesota by 17,332 sq km. The UK is around 1.07 times bigger than Minnesota.

Area of the United Kingdom:  93,628 sq mi ( 242,495 km2 )

Area of the UK compared to Minnesota

Area of Minnesota:  86,935.83 sq mi ( 225,163 km2 )

Area of Minnesota compared to the UK


According to the Worldometer data, the total population of the United Kingdom as of 26th July 2021, was estimated to be around 68,259,263.

Population of the UK compared to Minnesota

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Minnesota as of 2019 was estimated to be around 5.64 Million.

Population of Minnesota compared to the UK

Here is some more data comparison between the United Kingdom and Minnesota.

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Minnesota is Saint Paul.

Official Languages

The UK: English
Minnesota: None

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Minnesota as of 2018: 0.947

United Kingdom Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)
UTC (Western European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)
UTC + 1 (Western European Summer Time)

Minnesota Timezone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Time Zone)

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

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of the United Kingdom:
55° 0′ 0″ N, 3° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Minnesota:
46° 16′ 50.52″ N94° 18′ 19.08″ W

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