Is the USA Bigger Than South Korea? (Comparison)

The United States of America is located in Northern America whereas South Korea is a country in East Asia. Today in this article we will discuss the comparison between the United States of America and South Korea regarding various aspects.

Size

Is the United States of America Bigger than South Korea?

The total area of the United States of America is 3,796,742 sq mi and the total area of South Korea is 38,750 sq mi. The United States of America is bigger than South Korea by 3,757,992 sq mi. The United States of America is around 98 times bigger than South Korea.

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

Area of the USA compared to South Korea

Area of South Korea:  38,750 sq mi ( 100,363 km2 )

Area of South Korea 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 20th May 2021, is 332,720,976.

Population of the USA compared to South Korea

According to the data from Worldometer, the current population of South Korea estimated as of 20th May 2021 is 51,307,917.

Population of South Korea compared to the USA

Here is some more data comparison between the United States of America and South Korea.

The capital city of the United States of America is Washington, and the capital city of South Korea is Seoul.

Official Languages

The USA: English
South Korea: Korean

Human Development Index

HDI of the USA as of 2019: 0.926
HDI of South Korea as of 2019: 0.916

The United States of America Timezone:

UTC − 4 to −12, +10, +11

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 to −10

South Korea Timezone: 

UTC + 9 (Korea Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of South Korea:
36° 0′ 0″ N128° 0′ 0″ E

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