Kentucky vs Italy (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kentucky bigger than Italy?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Italy is 116,350 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than Italy by 75,942 sq mi. Kentucky is around 2.88 times smaller than Italy.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Italy

Area of Italy:  116,350 sq mi ( 301,340 km2 )

Area of Italy 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 Italy

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Italy as of 2020, was estimated to be around 59,554,023.

Population of Italy compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Italy.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Italy is Rome.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Italy: Italian


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Italy: Italian

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Italy: IT

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Italy as of 2019: 0.892

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)

Italy 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 Italy:
43° 0′ 0″ N12° 0′ 0″ E

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