State size comparison
Alabama is about 1.9 times smaller than Michigan.
Michigan is approximately 250,493 sq km, while Alabama is approximately 131,426 sq km, making Alabama 52.47% the size of Michigan. Meanwhile, the population of Michigan is ~9.9 million people (5.1 million fewer people live in Alabama).
This to-scale comparison of Michigan vs. Alabama uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.