New Jersey vs Nicaragua (Statistical Comparison)

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New Jersey Size Comparison

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


Is New Jersey bigger than Nicaragua?

The total area of New Jersey is 8722.58 sq mi, and the total area of Nicaragua is 50,338 sq mi. New Jersey is smaller than Nicaragua by 41,615.42 sq mi. New Jersey is around 5.77 times smaller than Nicaragua.

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

Area of New Jersey compared to Nicaragua

Area of Nicaragua50,338 sq mi ( 130,375 km2 )

Area of Nicaragua 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 Nicaragua

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Nicaragua as of 2020, was estimated to be around 6,624,554.

Population of Nicaragua compared to New Jersey

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

The capital city of New Jersey is Trenton and the capital city of Nicaragua is Managua.

Official Languages

New Jersey: None
Nicaragua: Spanish


New Jersey: New Jerseyan, New Jerseyite
Nicaragua: Nicaraguan

ISO 3166 Code

New Jersey: US-NJ
Nicaragua: NI

Human Development Index

HDI of New Jersey as of 2019: 0.948
HDI of Nicaragua as of 2019: 0.660

New Jersey Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Nicaragua Time Zone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Time zone)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Nicaragua:
13° 8′ 0″ N, 85° 7′ 0″ W

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