Kentucky vs Israel (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kentucky bigger than Israel?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Israel is 8,630 sq mi. Kentucky is bigger than Israel by 31,778 sq mi. Kentucky is around 4.69 times bigger than Israel.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Israel

Area of Israel:  8,630 sq mi ( 22,145 km2 )

Area of Israel 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 Israel

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Israel as of 2020, was estimated to be around 9,216,900.

Population of Israel compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Israel.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Israel is Jerusalem.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Israel: Hebrew


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Israel: Israeli

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Israel: IL

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Israel 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)

Israel Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Israel Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Israel Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Israel:
31° 0′ 0″ N35° 0′ 0″ E

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