West Virginia vs Bulgaria (Statistical Comparison)

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West Virginia Size Comparison

West Virginia is a state in the Appalachian, Mid-Atlantic, and Southeastern regions of the United States, whereas Bulgaria is a country located in Southeast Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between West Virginia and Bulgaria regarding various aspects.


Is West Virginia bigger than Bulgaria?

The total area of West Virginia is 24,230 sq mi, and the total area of Bulgaria is 42,854.90 sq mi. West Virginia is smaller than Bulgaria by 18,624.90 sq mi. West Virginia is around 1.77 times smaller than Bulgaria.

Area of West Virginia:  24,230 sq mi ( 62,755 km2 )

Area of West Virginia compared to Bulgaria

Area of Bulgaria42,854.90 sq mi ( 110,993.6 km2 )

Area of Bulgaria compared to West Virginia


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of West Virginia as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 1,782,959.

Population of West Virginia compared to Bulgaria

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Bulgaria as of 2020, was estimated to be around 6,934,015.

Population of Bulgaria compared to West Virginia

Here is some more data comparison between West Virginia and Bulgaria.

The capital city of West Virginia is Charleston, and the capital city of Bulgaria is Sofia.

Official Languages

West Virginia: English
Bulgaria: Bulgarian


West Virginia: West Virginian, Mountaineer
Bulgaria: Bulgarian

ISO 3166 Code

West Virginia: US-WV
Bulgaria: BG

West Virginia Time Zone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

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

Bulgaria Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of West Virginia:
38° 38′ 27.24″ N, 80° 37′ 21.72″ W

Coordinates of Bulgaria:
42° 41′ 0″ N, 23° 19′ 0″ E

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