Is the USA Bigger Than Costa Rica? (Comparison)

The United States of America is located in Northern America whereas Costa Rica is a country in Central America. Today in this article we will discuss the comparison between the United States of America and Costa Rica regarding various aspects.

Size

Is the United States of America Bigger than Costa Rica?

The total area of the United States of America is 3,796,742 sq mi and the total area of Costa Rica is 19,700 sq mi. The United States of America is bigger than Costa Rica by 3,777,042 sq mi. The United States of America is around 192.7 times bigger than Costa Rica.

Area of the United States of America:  3,796,742 sq mi ( 9,833,520 km2 )

Area of the USA compared to Costa Rica

Area of Costa Rica:  19,700 sq mi ( 51,100 km2 )

Area of Costa Rica compared to the area of the United States of America

Population

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of the United States of America as of 18th May 2021, is 332,720,976.

Population of the USA compared to Costa Rica

According to the data from Worldometer, the current population of Costa Rica estimated as of 18th May 2021 is 5,135,261.

Population of Costa Rica compared to the USA

Here is some more data comparison between the United States of America and Costa Rica.

The capital city of the United States of America is Washington, and the capital city of Costa Rica is San Jose.

Official Languages

The USA: English
Costa Rica: Spanish

Human Development Index

HDI of the USA as of 2019: 0.926
HDI of Costa Rica as of 2019: 0.810

The United States of America Timezone:

UTC − 4 to −12, +10, +11

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 to −10

Costa Rica Timezone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of The USA:
40° 0′ 0″ N100° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Costa Rica:
10° 0′ 0″ N84° 0′ 0″ W

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