New Mexico vs Turkey (Statistical Comparison)

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


Is New Mexico bigger than Turkey?

The total area of New Mexico is 121,591 sq mi, and the total area of Turkey is 302,455 sq mi. New Mexico is smaller than Turkey by 180,864 sq mi. New Mexico is around 2.49 times smaller than Turkey.

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

Area of New Mexico compared to Turkey

Area of Turkey:  302,455 sq mi ( 783,356 km2 )

Area of Turkey compared to New Mexico


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 Turkey

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Turkey as of 2020, was estimated to be around 84,339,067.

Population of Turkey compared to New Mexico

Here is some more data comparison between New Mexico and Turkey.

The capital city of New Mexico is Santa Fe and the capital city of Turkey is Ankara.

Official Languages

New Mexico: English
Turkey: Turkish


New Mexico: New Mexican
Turkey: Turkish, Turk

ISO 3166 Code

New Mexico: US-NM
Turkey: TR

New Mexico Time Zone: 

UTC − 7 (Mountain Standard Time)

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

Turkey Time Zone: 

UTC + 3 (Time in Turkey)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Turkey:
39° 0′ 0″ N35° 0′ 0″ E

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