State size comparison
Washington is about 1.2 times smaller than Minnesota.
Minnesota is approximately 206,189 sq km, while Washington is approximately 172,348 sq km, making Washington 83.59% the size of Minnesota. Meanwhile, the population of Minnesota is ~5.3 million people (1.4 million more people live in Washington).
This to-scale comparison of Minnesota vs. Washington uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.