State size comparison
New York is around the same size as Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania is approximately 116,075 sq km, while New York is approximately 122,283 sq km, making New York 5% larger than Pennsylvania. Meanwhile, the population of Pennsylvania is ~12.7 million people (6.7 million more people live in New York).
This to-scale comparison of Pennsylvania vs. New York uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.