State size comparison
Alabama is about 1.7 times bigger than South Carolina.
South Carolina is approximately 77,983 sq km, while Alabama is approximately 131,426 sq km, making Alabama 69% larger than South Carolina. Meanwhile, the population of South Carolina is ~4.6 million people (154,372 more people live in Alabama).
This to-scale comparison of South Carolina vs. Alabama uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.