State size comparison
Louisiana is around the same size as New York.
New York is approximately 122,283 sq km, while Louisiana is approximately 112,825 sq km, making Louisiana 92.27% the size of New York. Meanwhile, the population of New York is ~19.4 million people (14.8 million fewer people live in Louisiana).
This to-scale comparison of New York vs. Louisiana uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.