State size comparison
Massachusetts is about 6 times smaller than Alabama.
Alabama is approximately 131,426 sq km, while Massachusetts is approximately 20,306 sq km, making Massachusetts 15.45% the size of Alabama. Meanwhile, the population of Alabama is ~4.8 million people (1.8 million more people live in Massachusetts).
This to-scale comparison of Alabama vs. Massachusetts uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.