Country size comparison
Ireland is about 140 times smaller than United States.
United States is approximately 9,833,517 sq km, while Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, making Ireland 0.71% the size of United States. Meanwhile, the population of United States is ~337.3 million people (332.1 million fewer people live in Ireland).
This to-scale comparison of United States vs. Ireland uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.