Country size comparison
Minnesota is about 2.9 times bigger than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Minnesota is approximately 206,189 sq km, making Minnesota 193% larger than Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (28,921 more people live in Minnesota).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. Minnesota uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.