The entire state of Hawaii has 6,422 square miles in total.
The Big Island’s 4,028 square miles represents almost 63% of the state’s total land mass.
So the Big Island is bigger than all the other island combined.
The Big Island is even bigger than the states of Rhode Island and Delaware combined.
What state is the same size as Hawaii?
List of US States By Size
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How big is Hawaii compared to Pennsylvania?
Hawaii is about 7 times smaller than Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania is approximately 116,075 sq km, while Hawaii is approximately 16,635 sq km.
How many miles long and wide is Hawaii?
Hawaii Island, the Big Island is the largest of the Hawaiian Islands with a land mass of 4,028 square miles – twice the combined size of the other islands. It is 92 miles long and 76 miles wide. Significantly, the island is still growing as long as lava continues to pour out of Kīlauea, the world’s most active volcano.
Photo in the article by “NASA Climate Change”