State size comparison
Alabama is about 7 times bigger than New Jersey.
New Jersey is approximately 19,211 sq km, while Alabama is approximately 131,426 sq km, making Alabama 584% larger than New Jersey. Meanwhile, the population of New Jersey is ~8.8 million people (4.0 million fewer people live in Alabama).
This to-scale comparison of New Jersey vs. Alabama uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.