New Mexico vs South Korea (Statistical Comparison)

New Mexico is a state located in the Southwestern region of the United States of America, whereas South Korea is a country in East Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between New Mexico and South Korea regarding various aspects.

Size

Is New Mexico bigger than South Korea?

The total area of New Mexico is 121,591 sq mi, and the total area of South Korea is 38,750 sq mi. New Mexico is bigger than South Korea by 82,841 sq mi. New Mexico is around 3.14 times bigger than South Korea.

Area of New Mexico: 121,591 sq mi (314,918 km2)

Area of New Mexico compared to South Korea

Area of South Korea38,750 sq mi ( 100,363 km2 )

Area of South Korea compared to New Mexico

Population

According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of New Mexico as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 2,115,877.

Population of New Mexico compared to South Korea

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of South Korea as of 2020, was estimated to be around 51,836,239.

Population of South Korea compared to New Mexico

Here is some more data comparison between New Mexico and South Korea.

The capital city of New Mexico is Santa Fe and the capital city of South Korea is Seoul.

Official Languages

New Mexico: English
South Korea: Korean

Demonym(s)

New Mexico: New Mexican
South Korea: South Korean, Korean

ISO 3166 Code

New Mexico: US-NM
South Korea: KR

New Mexico Time Zone: 

UTC − 7 (Mountain Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 6 (Mountain Daylight Time)

South Korea Time Zone: 

UTC + 9 (Korea Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of New Mexico:
34° 24′ 25.56″ N, 106° 6′ 45.36″ W

Coordinates of South Korea:
36° 0′ 0″ N, 128° 0′ 0″ E

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