State size comparison
Alabama is about 1.3 times bigger than Kentucky.
Kentucky is approximately 102,896 sq km, while Alabama is approximately 131,426 sq km, making Alabama 28% larger than Kentucky. Meanwhile, the population of Kentucky is ~4.3 million people (440,369 more people live in Alabama).
This to-scale comparison of Kentucky vs. Alabama uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.