New Jersey vs Jordan (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is New Jersey bigger than Jordan?

The total area of New Jersey is 8722.58 sq mi, and the total area of Jordan is 34,495 sq mi. New Jersey is smaller than Jordan by 25,772.42 sq mi. New Jersey is around 3.95 times smaller than Jordan.

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

Area of New Jersey compared to Jordan

Area of Jordan34,495 sq mi ( 89,342 km2 )

Area of Jordan 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 Jordan

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Jordan as of 2020, was estimated to be around 10,203,140.

Population of Jordan compared to New Jersey

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

The capital city of New Jersey is Trenton and the capital city of Jordan is Amman.

Official Languages

New Jersey: None
Jordan: Arabic


New Jersey: New Jerseyan, New Jerseyite
Jordan: Jordanian

ISO 3166 Code

New Jersey: US-NJ
Jordan: JO

Human Development Index

HDI of New Jersey as of 2019: 0.948
HDI of Jordan as of 2019: 0.729

New Jersey Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Jordan Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

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

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Jordan:
31° 14′ 24″ N, 36° 30′ 36″ E

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