State size comparison
North Carolina is around the same size as Arkansas.
Arkansas is approximately 134,856 sq km, while North Carolina is approximately 126,161 sq km, making North Carolina 93.55% the size of Arkansas. Meanwhile, the population of Arkansas is ~2.9 million people (6.6 million more people live in North Carolina).
This to-scale comparison of Arkansas vs. North Carolina uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.