New Jersey vs Congo (Statistical Comparison)

New Jersey is a state located in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the United States of America, whereas the Democratic Republic of the Congo is a country located in Central Africa. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between New Jersey and Congo regarding various aspects.


Is New Jersey bigger than Congo?

The total area of New Jersey is 8722.58 sq mi, and the total area of Congo is 905,567 sq mi. New Jersey is smaller than Congo by 896,844.42 sq mi. New Jersey is around 103.82 times smaller than Congo.

Area of New Jersey: 8722.58 sq mi ( 22,591.38 km2 )

Area of New Jersey compared to Congo

Area of Congo905,567 sq mi ( 2,345,409 km2 )

Area of Congo compared to New Jersey


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of New Jersey as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 9,267,130.

Population of New Jersey compared to Congo

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Congo as of 2020, was estimated to be around 89,561,404.

Population of Congo compared to New Jersey

Here is some more data comparison between New Jersey and Congo.

The capital city of New Jersey is Trenton and the capital city of Congo is Kinshasa.

Official Languages

New Jersey: None
Congo: French


New Jersey: New Jerseyan, New Jerseyite
Congo: Congolese

ISO 3166 Code

New Jersey: US-NJ
Congo: CG

Human Development Index

HDI of New Jersey as of 2019: 0.948
HDI of Congo as of 2019: 0.480

New Jersey Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Congo Time Zone: 

UTC + 1 to + 2 (West Africa Time and Central Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of New Jersey:
40° 11′ 26.52″ N, 74° 40′ 22.08″ W

Coordinates of Congo:
3° 0′ 0″ S, 24° 0′ 0″ E

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