State size comparison
Louisiana is around the same size as Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania is approximately 116,075 sq km, while Louisiana is approximately 112,825 sq km, making Louisiana 97.2% the size of Pennsylvania. Meanwhile, the population of Pennsylvania is ~12.7 million people (8.2 million fewer people live in Louisiana).
This to-scale comparison of Pennsylvania vs. Louisiana uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.