Kentucky vs Colombia (Statistical Comparison)

Kentucky is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States of America, whereas Colombia is a country located in South America with territories in North America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Kentucky and Colombia regarding various aspects.


Is Kentucky bigger than Colombia?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Colombia is 440,831 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than Colombia by 400,423 sq mi. Kentucky is around 10.91 times smaller than Colombia.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Colombia

Area of Colombia:  440,831 sq mi ( 1,141,748 km2 )

Area of Colombia 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 Colombia

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Colombia as of 2020, was estimated to be around 50,882,884.

Population of Colombia compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Colombia.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Colombia is Bogota.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Colombia: Spanish


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Colombia: Colombian

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Colombia: CO

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Colombia as of 2019: 0.767

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)

Colombia Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Colombia Time zone)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Colombia:
4° 0′ 0″ N72° 0′ 0″ W

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