State size comparison
Arizona is about 2.9 times bigger than Virginia.
Virginia is approximately 102,548 sq km, while Arizona is approximately 294,312 sq km, making Arizona 187% larger than Virginia. Meanwhile, the population of Virginia is ~8.0 million people (1.6 million fewer people live in Arizona).
This to-scale comparison of Virginia vs. Arizona uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.