State size comparison
Colorado is about 1.3 times bigger than Minnesota.
Minnesota is approximately 206,189 sq km, while Colorado is approximately 268,627 sq km, making Colorado 30% larger than Minnesota. Meanwhile, the population of Minnesota is ~5.3 million people (274,729 fewer people live in Colorado).
This to-scale comparison of Minnesota vs. Colorado uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.