State size comparison
Arkansas is around the same size as Alabama.
Alabama is approximately 131,426 sq km, while Arkansas is approximately 134,856 sq km, making Arkansas 3% larger than Alabama. Meanwhile, the population of Alabama is ~4.8 million people (1.9 million fewer people live in Arkansas).
This to-scale comparison of Alabama vs. Arkansas uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.