State size comparison
Louisiana is around the same size as North Carolina.
North Carolina is approximately 126,161 sq km, while Louisiana is approximately 112,825 sq km, making Louisiana 89.43% the size of North Carolina. Meanwhile, the population of North Carolina is ~9.5 million people (5.0 million fewer people live in Louisiana).
This to-scale comparison of North Carolina vs. Louisiana uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.