Virginia is about 1.2 times smaller than North Carolina.

North Carolina is approximately 126,161 sq km, while Virginia is approximately 102,548 sq km, making Virginia 81.28% the size of North Carolina. Meanwhile, the population of North Carolina is ~9.5 million people (1.5 million fewer people live in Virginia).
This to-scale comparison of North Carolina vs. Virginia uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more.

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