State size comparison
Mississippi is about 6 times bigger than Massachusetts.
Massachusetts is approximately 20,306 sq km, while Mississippi is approximately 121,489 sq km, making Mississippi 498% larger than Massachusetts. Meanwhile, the population of Massachusetts is ~6.5 million people (3.6 million fewer people live in Mississippi).
This to-scale comparison of Massachusetts vs. Mississippi uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.