State size comparison
Louisiana is about 2.4 times smaller than Colorado.
Colorado is approximately 268,627 sq km, while Louisiana is approximately 112,825 sq km, making Louisiana 42.0% the size of Colorado. Meanwhile, the population of Colorado is ~5.0 million people (495,824 fewer people live in Louisiana).
This to-scale comparison of Colorado vs. Louisiana uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.