State size comparison
Texas is about 5 times bigger than North Carolina.
North Carolina is approximately 126,161 sq km, while Texas is approximately 678,052 sq km, making Texas 437% larger than North Carolina. Meanwhile, the population of North Carolina is ~9.5 million people (15.6 million more people live in Texas).
This to-scale comparison of North Carolina vs. Texas uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.