West Virginia vs Denmark (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 Denmark is a Nordic country located in Northern Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between West Virginia and Denmark regarding various aspects.


Is West Virginia bigger than Denmark?

The total area of West Virginia is 24,230 sq mi, and the total area of Denmark is 16,577 sq mi. West Virginia is bigger than Denmark by 7,653 sq mi. West Virginia is around 1.46 times bigger than Denmark.

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

Area of West Virginia compared to Denmark

Area of Denmark16,577 sq mi ( 42,933 km2 )

Area of Denmark 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 Denmark

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Denmark as of 2020, was estimated to be around 5,831,404.

Population of Denmark compared to West Virginia

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

The capital city of West Virginia is Charleston, and the capital city of Denmark is Copenhagen.

Official Languages

West Virginia: English
Denmark: Danish


West Virginia: West Virginian, Mountaineer
Denmark: Danish, Dane

ISO 3166 Code

West Virginia: US-WV
Denmark: DK

West Virginia Time Zone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

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

Denmark Time Zone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Denmark:
56° 0′ 0″ N, 10° 0′ 0″ E

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