State size comparison
Mississippi is about 10 times bigger than Connecticut.
Connecticut is approximately 12,548 sq km, while Mississippi is approximately 121,489 sq km, making Mississippi 868% larger than Connecticut. Meanwhile, the population of Connecticut is ~3.6 million people (606,800 fewer people live in Mississippi).
This to-scale comparison of Connecticut vs. Mississippi uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.