Country size comparison
North Carolina is about 78 times smaller than United States.
United States is approximately 9,833,517 sq km, while North Carolina is approximately 126,161 sq km, making North Carolina 1.28% the size of United States. Meanwhile, the population of United States is ~337.3 million people (327.8 million fewer people live in North Carolina).
This to-scale comparison of United States 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.