Is Alabama Bigger Than Alaska? (Comparison)

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Is Alabama bigger than Alaska

Alabama is a state located in the Southeastern region of the United States, whereas Alaska is a U.S. state in the Western United States, on the northwest extremity of the country’s west coast. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Alabama and Alaska regarding various aspects.


Is Alabama bigger than Alaska?

The total area of Alabama is 52,419 sq mi, and the total area of Alaska is 663,268 sq mi. Alabama is smaller than Alaska by 610,849 sq mi. Alabama is around 12.65 times smaller than Alaska.

Area of Alabama:  52,419 sq mi ( 135,765 km2 )

Area of Alabama compared to Alaska

Area of Alaska:  663,268 sq mi ( 1,717,856 km2 )

Area of Alaska compared to Alabama


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Alabama as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 5,039,877.

Population of Alabama compared to Alaska

Based on the data provided by the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Alaska as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 732,673.

Population of Alaska compared to Alabama

Here is some more data comparison between Alabama and Alaska.

The capital city of Alabama is Montgomery, and the capital city of Alaska is Juneau.

Largest City

Alabama: Huntsville
Alaska: Anchorage


Alabama: Alabamian, Alabaman
Alaska: Alaskan

Official Languages

Alabama: English
Alaska: Multiple Official Languages

ISO 3166 Code

Alabama: US-AL
Alaska: US-AK

Human Development Index

HDI of Alabama as of 2019: 0.886
HDI of Alaska as of 2019: 0.936

Alabama Timezone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 5 (Central Daylight Time)

Alaska Timezone:

UTC − 9 (Alaska Time Zone)
UTC − 10 (Hawaii – Aleutian Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 8 (Alaska Daylight Time)
UTC − 9 (Hawaii – Aleutian Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Alabama:
32° 46′ 45.84″ N, 86° 49′ 43.32″ W

Coordinates of Alaska:
64° 4′ 6.6″ N152° 16′ 41.52″ W

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Aashish Poudel Genuine is a web developer, writer and currently a student in Cyprus. He has created this site to help people who are willing to come to Cyprus or want to know more about this country.

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