State size comparison

Compare the size of US states by selecting two states below. We will place both states on top of each other on the same map in order to show you their relative size. Select two states below to get started.

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How does it work?

Just like in our country size comparison, we compare the sizes of US states by maintaining a collection of state perimeters in the KML format. This allows us to superimpose two US states on the same map, showing you their relative sizes.