New Jersey vs Syria (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is New Jersey bigger than Syria?

The total area of New Jersey is 8722.58 sq mi, and the total area of Syria is 71,500 sq mi. New Jersey is smaller than Syria by 62,777.42 sq mi. New Jersey is around 8.20 times smaller than Syria.

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

Area of New Jersey compared to Syria

Area of Syria71,500 sq mi ( 185,180 km2 )

Area of Syria 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 Syria

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Syria as of 2020, was estimated to be around 17,500,657.

Population of Syria compared to New Jersey

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

The capital city of New Jersey is Trenton and the capital city of Syria is Damascus.

Official Languages

New Jersey: None
Syria: Arabic


New Jersey: New Jerseyan, New Jerseyite
Syria: Syrian

ISO 3166 Code

New Jersey: US-NJ
Syria: SY

Human Development Index

HDI of New Jersey as of 2019: 0.948
HDI of Syria as of 2019: 0.567

New Jersey Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Syria Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Syria:
35° 0′ 0″ N, 38° 0′ 0″ E

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