Kentucky vs Belgium (Statistical Comparison)

Kentucky is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States of America, whereas Belgium is a country located in Western Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Kentucky and Belgium regarding various aspects.


Is Kentucky bigger than Belgium?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Belgium is 11,849 sq mi. Kentucky is bigger than Belgium by 28,559 sq mi. Kentucky is around 3.41 times bigger than Belgium.

Area of Kentucky:  40,408 sq mi ( 104,656 km2 )

Area of Kentucky compared to Belgium

Area of Belgium:  11,849 sq mi ( 30,689 km2 )

Area of Belgium compared to Kentucky


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Kentucky as of 1st July 2021, was estimated to be around 4,509,394.

Population of Kentucky compared to Belgium

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Belgium as of 2020, was estimated to be around 11,555,997.

Population of Belgium compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Belgium.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Belgium is Brussels.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Belgium: Dutch, French, German


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Belgium: Belgian

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Belgium: BE

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Belgium as of 2019: 0.919

Kentucky Time Zone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Time Zone)
UTC − 6 (Central Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)
UTC − 5 (Central Daylight Time)

Belgium Time Zone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Kentucky:
37° 32′ 4.92″ N, 85° 18′ 7.56″ W

Coordinates of Belgium:
25° 0′ 0″ S, 133° 0′ 0″ E

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