State size comparison
Washington is about 1.5 times bigger than Louisiana.
Louisiana is approximately 112,825 sq km, while Washington is approximately 172,348 sq km, making Washington 53% larger than Louisiana. Meanwhile, the population of Louisiana is ~4.5 million people (2.2 million more people live in Washington).
This to-scale comparison of Louisiana vs. Washington uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.