Kentucky vs Romania (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is Kentucky bigger than Romania?

The total area of Kentucky is 40,408 sq mi, and the total area of Romania is 92,046 sq mi. Kentucky is smaller than Romania by 51,638 sq mi. Kentucky is around 2.28 times smaller than Romania.

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

Area of Kentucky compared to Romania

Area of Romania:  92,046 sq mi ( 238,397 km2 )

Area of Romania 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 Romania

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Romania as of 2020, was estimated to be around 19,257,520.

Population of Romania compared to Kentucky

Here is some more data comparison between Kentucky and Romania.

The capital city of Kentucky is Frankfort, and the capital city of Romania is Bucharest.

Official Languages

Kentucky: English
Romania: Romanian


Kentucky: Kentuckian
Romania: Romanian

ISO 3166 Code

Kentucky: US-KY
Romania: RO

Human Development Index

HDI of Kentucky as of 2019: 0.890
HDI of Romania as of 2019: 0.828

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)

Romania Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Romania:
46° 0′ 0″ N25° 0′ 0″ E

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