State size comparison
Washington is about 1.7 times bigger than Virginia.
Virginia is approximately 102,548 sq km, while Washington is approximately 172,348 sq km, making Washington 68% larger than Virginia. Meanwhile, the population of Virginia is ~8.0 million people (1.3 million fewer people live in Washington).
This to-scale comparison of Virginia vs. Washington uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.