State size comparison
Arkansas is about 5 times bigger than Maryland.
Maryland is approximately 25,314 sq km, while Arkansas is approximately 134,856 sq km, making Arkansas 433% larger than Maryland. Meanwhile, the population of Maryland is ~5.8 million people (2.9 million fewer people live in Arkansas).
This to-scale comparison of Maryland vs. Arkansas uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.