State size comparison
California is about 1.9 times bigger than Kansas.
Kansas is approximately 211,900 sq km, while California is approximately 403,882 sq km, making California 91% larger than Kansas. Meanwhile, the population of Kansas is ~2.9 million people (34.4 million more people live in California).
This to-scale comparison of Kansas vs. California uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.