Kentucky vs Mexico (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kentucky bigger than Mexico?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Mexico is 761,610 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than Mexico by 721,202 sq mi. Kentucky is around 18.85 times smaller than Mexico.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Mexico

Area of Mexico:  761,610 sq mi ( 1,972,550 km2 )

Area of Mexico 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 Mexico

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Mexico as of 2020, was estimated to be around 128,932,753.

Population of Mexico compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Mexico.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Mexico is Mexico City.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Mexico: None at Federal Level


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Mexico: Mexican

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Mexico: MX

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Mexico as of 2019: 0.779

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)

Mexico Time Zone: 

UTC -8 to -5 (Time in Mexico)

Summer (DST): 
UTC – 7 to – 5

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Mexico:
23° 0′ 0″ N102° 0′ 0″ W

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