State size comparison
Iowa is around the same size as Arkansas.
Arkansas is approximately 134,856 sq km, while Iowa is approximately 144,701 sq km, making Iowa 7% larger than Arkansas. Meanwhile, the population of Arkansas is ~2.9 million people (130,437 more people live in Iowa).
This to-scale comparison of Arkansas vs. Iowa uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.