How Big Is Guatemala?


Guatemala has an area of 42,043 square miles (108,890 sq km), which is about the same size as the state of Tennessee. Guatemala's border with Mexico is 595 miles (958 km), the border with Belize is 165 miles (266 km), the border with Honduras is 152 miles (244 km), and the border with El Salvador is 123 miles (199 km).

Guatemala meets the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea, and has a string of volcanoes running down its center. Geographically, it is a fascinating country.