Largest Countries In North America 2021

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What are the largest countries in North America? Here is the list of the ten largest countries in square miles:

  1. Canada (3,854,083 square miles)
  2. United States (3,617,827 square miles)
  3. Mexico (758,249 square miles)
  4. Nicaragua (50,324 square miles)
  5. Honduras (43,422 square miles)
  6. Cuba (42,415 square miles)
  7. Guatemala (42,031 square miles)
  8. Panama (29,111 square miles)
  9. Costa Rica (19,725 square miles)
  10. Belize (8,865 square miles)

The total area of North America is 24,709,000 km² (9,540,000 mi²) split across 23 countries and dozens of territories.

The largest country in North America is Canada, which spans over 9,984,670 km² (3,854,083 mi²). Canada has a population of over 37.4 million people, with the majority of citizens living in the southern part of the country closer to the border of the United States. Canada is also the second-largest country in the world.

The smallest country in North America is Saint Kitts and Nevis, which spans a total of 261 km² (101 mi²). St. Kitts and Nevis has a population of about 52,800.

Largest Countries In North America 2021

Rank Country Area Area (mi²) % of Earth's Area Region Subregion
1Canada9,984,670 km²3,854,083 mi²6.73%AmericasNorthern America
2United States9,372,610 km²3,617,827 mi²6.31%AmericasNorthern America
3Mexico1,964,375 km²758,249 mi²1.32%AmericasCentral America
4Nicaragua130,373 km²50,324 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCentral America
5Honduras112,492 km²43,422 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCentral America
6Cuba109,884 km²42,415 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCaribbean
7Guatemala108,889 km²42,031 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCentral America
8Panama75,417 km²29,111 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCentral America
9Costa Rica51,100 km²19,725 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCentral America
10Haiti27,750 km²10,712 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCaribbean
11Belize22,966 km²8,865 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCentral America
12El Salvador21,041 km²8,122 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCentral America
13Bahamas13,943 km²5,382 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCaribbean
14Jamaica10,991 km²4,243 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCaribbean
15Trinidad And Tobago5,130 km²1,980 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCaribbean
16Saint Lucia616 km²238 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCaribbean
17Antigua And Barbuda442 km²171 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCaribbean
18Barbados430 km²166 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCaribbean
19Saint Vincent And The Grenadines389 km²150 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCaribbean
20Grenada344 km²133 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCaribbean
21Saint Kitts And Nevis261 km²101 mi²< 0.1%AmericasCaribbean

Largest Countries In North America 2021