Country size comparison
Iowa is about 1.7 times smaller than United Kingdom.
United Kingdom is approximately 243,610 sq km, while Iowa is approximately 144,701 sq km, making Iowa 59.4% the size of United Kingdom. Meanwhile, the population of United Kingdom is ~67.8 million people (64.7 million fewer people live in Iowa).
This to-scale comparison of United Kingdom vs. Iowa uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.