Country size comparison
Massachusetts is about 3.5 times smaller than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Massachusetts is approximately 20,306 sq km, making Massachusetts 28.9% the size of Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (1.3 million more people live in Massachusetts).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. Massachusetts uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.