10 Largest States In The United States

The following list contains the 10 largest states in the USA, by area.

1. Alaska – 1,723,337 km2 (665,384 mi2) – Alaska is by far the largest state in the USA. It’s also the largest state by land area and by water area

Alaska - the largest state in the USA

Alaska – the largest state in the USA

2. Texas – 695,662 km2 (268,596 mi2) – The Lone Star State is the second largest state, but it’s less than half the size of Alaska

Texas - second largest state in the USA

Texas – second largest state in the USA

 

3. California – 423,967 km2 (163,694 mi2) – The Golden State is the third largest state in the United States

The Golden State is the third largest state in the United States

The Golden State is the third largest state in the United States

 

4. Montana – 380,831 km2 (147,039 mi2) – Montana, nicknamed The Treasure State, is the fourth largest state

 Largest States In The United States: Montana is fourth largest

Largest States In The United States: Montana is fourth largest

5. New Mexico – 314,917 km2 (121,590 mi2)

New Mexico: 5th largest state

New Mexico: 5th largest state

 

6. Arizona – 295,234 km2 (113,990 mi2) – The Copper State, home to the Grand Canyon, is the 6th largest state

Arizona: 6th largest state

Arizona: 6th largest state

 

7. Nevada – 286,380 km2 (110,571 mi2) – The Silver State, home to Las Vegas, is the 7th largest state

Nevada: 7th largest state in the United States

Nevada: 7th largest state in the United States

 

8. Colorado – 269,601 km2 (104,093 mi2)

 Largest States In The United States: 8th place: Colorado

Largest States In The United States: 8th place: Colorado

 

9. Oregon – 254,799 km2 (98,378 mi2) – The Beaver State is less than 1/6 of Alaska

 Largest States In The United States: 9th place: Oregon

Largest States In The United States: 9th place: Oregon

10. Wyoming – 253,335 km2 (97,813 mi2) – The Equality State closes our list with almost the same area as Oregon

10th largest state in the United States: Wyoming

10th largest state in the United States: Wyoming

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