State size comparison
Colorado is about 2.2 times bigger than New York.
New York is approximately 122,283 sq km, while Colorado is approximately 268,627 sq km, making Colorado 120% larger than New York. Meanwhile, the population of New York is ~19.4 million people (14.3 million fewer people live in Colorado).
This to-scale comparison of New York vs. Colorado uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.