State size comparison
Pennsylvania is around the same size as North Carolina.
North Carolina is approximately 126,161 sq km, while Pennsylvania is approximately 116,075 sq km, making Pennsylvania 92.01% the size of North Carolina. Meanwhile, the population of North Carolina is ~9.5 million people (3.2 million more people live in Pennsylvania).
This to-scale comparison of North Carolina vs. Pennsylvania uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.