State size comparison
Mississippi is about 1.5 times smaller than Missouri.
Missouri is approximately 178,414 sq km, while Mississippi is approximately 121,489 sq km, making Mississippi 68.09% the size of Missouri. Meanwhile, the population of Missouri is ~6.0 million people (3.0 million fewer people live in Mississippi).
This to-scale comparison of Missouri vs. Mississippi uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.