Is the UK Bigger Than Virginia? (Comparison)

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Is the UK bigger than Virginia

The United Kingdom is a country located in North-Western Europe, whereas Virginia is a state in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern regions of the United States of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the United Kingdom and Virginia regarding various aspects.


Is the United Kingdom bigger than Virginia?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Virginia is 110,785.67 sq km. The United Kingdom is bigger than Virginia by 131,709.33 sq km. The UK is around 2.19 times bigger than Virginia.

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

Area of the UK compared to Virginia

Area of Virginia:  42,774.2 sq mi ( 110,785.67 km2 )

Area of Virginia 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 Virginia

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Virginia as of 2019 was estimated to be around 8.536 Million.

Population of Virginia compared to the UK

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

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Virginia is Richmond.

Official Languages

The UK: English
Virginia: English

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Virginia as of 2018: 0.929

United Kingdom Timezone: 

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

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

Virginia Timezone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Time Zone)

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

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Virginia:
37° 31′ 17.4″ N78° 51′ 13.32″ W

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Aashish Poudel Genuine is a web developer, writer and currently a student in Cyprus. He has created this site to help people who are willing to come to Cyprus or want to know more about this country.

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