New York vs the Bahamas (Statistical Comparison)

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New York Size Comparison

New York is a state located in the Northeastern part of the United States of America, whereas the Bahamas is a country within the Lucayan Archipelago of the West Indies in the Atlantic. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between New York and the Bahamas regarding various aspects.


Is New York bigger than the Bahamas?

The total area of New York is 54,555 sq mi, and the total area of the Bahamas is 5,358 sq mi. New York is bigger than the Bahamas by 49,197 sq mi. New York is around 10.18 times bigger than the Bahamas.

Area of New York State: 54,555 sq mi ( 141,300 km2 )

Area of New York compared to the Bahamas

Area of the Bahamas5,358 sq mi ( 13,878 km2 )


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of New York as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 19,835,913.

Population of New York compared to the Bahamas

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of the Bahamas as of 2020, was estimated to be around 393,248.

Population of Bahamas compared to New York

Here is some more data comparison between New York and the Bahamas.

The capital city of New York is Albany and the capital city of the Bahamas is Nassau.

Official Languages

New York: English
The Bahamas: English


New York: New Yorker
The Bahamas: Bahamian

ISO 3166 Code

New York: US-NY
The Bahamas: BS

New York Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

The Bahamas Time Zone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Standard Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 (Eastern Daylight Time

New York and the Bahamas are in the same time zone.

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of New York:
42° 57′ 13.68″ N, 75° 31′ 36.48″ W

Coordinates of the Bahamas:
24° 15′ 0″ N, 76° 0′ 0″ W

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By Aashish Poudel Genuine

Aashish Poudel Genuine is a web developer, writer and currently a student in Cyprus. He has created this site to help people who are willing to come to Cyprus or want to know more about this country.

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