Country size comparison
North Carolina is about 4.4 times smaller than France.
France is approximately 551,500 sq km, while North Carolina is approximately 126,161 sq km, making North Carolina 22.88% the size of France. Meanwhile, the population of France is ~68.3 million people (58.8 million fewer people live in North Carolina).
This to-scale comparison of France vs. North Carolina uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.