Is Alabama Bigger Than Mississippi? (Comparison)

Alabama and Mississippi, both states are located in the Southeastern region of the United States of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Alabama and Mississippi regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Alabama bigger than Mississippi?

The total area of Alabama is 52,419 sq mi, and the total area of Mississippi is 48,430 sq mi. Alabama is bigger than Mississippi by 3,989 sq mi. Alabama is around 1.09 times bigger than Mississippi.

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

Area of Alabama compared to Mississippi

Area of Mississippi:  48,430 sq mi ( 125,443 km2 )

Area of Mississippi compared to Alabama

Population

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 Mississippi

Based on the data provided by the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Mississippi as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 2,949,965.

Population of Mississippi compared to Alabama

Here is some more data comparison between Alabama and Mississippi.

The capital city of Alabama is Montgomery, and the capital city of Mississippi is Jackson.

Largest City

Alabama: Huntsville
Mississippi: Jackson

Demonym(s)

Alabama: Alabamian, Alabaman
Mississippi: Mississippian

Official Languages

Alabama: English
Mississippi: English

ISO 3166 Code

Alabama: US-AL
Mississippi: US-MS

Human Development Index

HDI of Alabama as of 2019: 0.886
HDI of Mississippi as of 2019: 0.871

Alabama Time Zone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Mississippi Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

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

Alabama and Mississippi are in the same time zone. 

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Mississippi:
32° 44′ 11.04″ N89° 40′ 4.08″ W

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