Country size comparison
France is about 18 times smaller than United States.
United States is approximately 9,833,517 sq km, while France is approximately 551,500 sq km, making France 5.61% the size of United States. Meanwhile, the population of United States is ~337.3 million people (269.0 million fewer people live in France).
This to-scale comparison of United States vs. France uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.