State size comparison
Michigan is about 2.4 times bigger than Virginia.
Virginia is approximately 102,548 sq km, while Michigan is approximately 250,493 sq km, making Michigan 144% larger than Virginia. Meanwhile, the population of Virginia is ~8.0 million people (1.9 million more people live in Michigan).
This to-scale comparison of Virginia vs. Michigan uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.