New Jersey vs Iran (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is New Jersey bigger than Iran?

The total area of New Jersey is 8722.58 sq mi, and the total area of Iran is 636,372 sq mi. New Jersey is smaller than Iran by 627,649.42 sq mi. New Jersey is around 72.96 times smaller than Iran.

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

Area of New Jersey compared to Iran

Area of Iran636,372 sq mi ( 1,648,195 km2 )

Area of Iran 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 Iran

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Iran as of 2020, was estimated to be around 83,992,953.

Population of Iran compared to New Jersey

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

The capital city of New Jersey is Trenton and the capital city of Iran is Tehran.

Official Languages

New Jersey: None
Iran: Persian


New Jersey: New Jerseyan, New Jerseyite
Iran: Iranian

ISO 3166 Code

New Jersey: US-NJ
Iran: IR

Human Development Index

HDI of New Jersey as of 2019: 0.948
HDI of Iran as of 2019: 0.783

New Jersey Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Iran Time Zone: 

UTC + 3:30 (Iran Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 4:30 (Iran Standard Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Iran:
32° 0′ 0″ N, 53° 0′ 0″ E

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