State size comparison
Washington is about 1.7 times bigger than Kentucky.
Kentucky is approximately 102,896 sq km, while Washington is approximately 172,348 sq km, making Washington 67% larger than Kentucky. Meanwhile, the population of Kentucky is ~4.3 million people (2.4 million more people live in Washington).
This to-scale comparison of Kentucky vs. Washington uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.