# Is Delaware the smallest US state by land area?

Delaware is the *second* smallest state by area.

No, Delaware is not the smallest state by area. The smallest state is Rhode Island. It has an area of only 1,214 square miles. That is about the same as an area of 40 by 30 miles.

### What is the state that has the second smallest land area in the US?

Delaware. Second to the smallest state is Delaware - 2,489 miles Source: Wikipedia

### What state is the second smallest in terms of area Kansas or Delaware?

Delaware is the second smallest U.S. state based on area. Kansas ranks #15 among the 50 U.S. states based on total area and #13 based on land area. Delaware ranks #49 among the 50 U.S. states based on total area and #49 based on land area.

### What is the state with the smallest land area?

The state with the smallest land area is Rhode Island

### What state has land area as big as Rhode Island?

Rhode Island is a state. Geographically, it is the smallest U.S. state. The second-smallest U.S. state geographically is Delaware. It is about 87% larger than Rhode Island.

### What state has the smallest land area?

Rhode Island with a land area of 1,045 square miles is the smallest US state.

### State with the smallest land area?

Rhode Island is the smallest state in total land area. It is 1,545 square miles.

### Which state has the smallest land area in the US?

Rhode Island is the smallest state in land area. It is 1,545 square miles.

### Which state has the smallest land area?

Rhode Island is clearly the state with the smallest land area. In an atlas or map, it is obvious.

### What are the five smallest states in the US by land area starting with the smallest?

Rhode Island has 1,033 square miles of land area. It is the smallest U.S. state based on total land area. The next smallest states are Delaware with 1,948 square miles, Connecticut with 4,842 square miles, Hawaii with 6,422 square miles, and New Jersey with 7,354 square miles of total land area.

### According to land area which of these states is smallest Texas Delaware Alaska and South Carolina?

Delaware is the smallest of the four states based on land area. Alaska has 570,641 square miles of land. Texas has 261,232 square miles of land. South Carolina has 30,061 square miles of land. Delaware has 1,948 square miles of land.

### What state is smaller Delaware or Hawaii?

Delaware. Delaware has a land area of about 1,950 square miles. Hawaii has a land area of about 6,420 square miles.

### Who was the smallest state that attended Constitutional Convention?

During the American Constitutional Convention that formally began its proceedings in 1787, the smallest state (in terms of land-area) represented was Delaware. Rhode Island, the smallest state of the 'Original 13,' declined to send delegates to the Convention.

### What state has the largest land area and what state has the smallest land area?

Alaska has the largest land area with 571,951 square miles and Rhode Island has the smallest with 1,045 square miles.

### What are the 5 smallest states staring with the smallest?

Rhode Island is the smallest state in area with 1,045 sq.mi.; followed by Delaware with 1,954 sq. mi.; Connecticut 4,845 sq. mi.; Hawaii 6,423 sq. mi.; and the fifth smallest is New Jersey with a land area of 7,417 sq.mi.

### Smallest State in the US in terms of area?

Rhode Island is the smallest state in the USA, with a land area of 1,044.93 square miles

### What us capitol city is the smallest in land area?

Annapolis, Maryland is the smallest U.S. state capital with 7.18 square miles of land area. Trenton, New Jersey is the second smallest state capital with total land area of 7.648 square miles.

### What is the fourth smallest state in the US?

By land area, the fourth smallest state in the US is New Jersey.

### How many acres in Delaware?

The U.S. state of Delaware has a total land and water area of 1,593,600 acres.

### What is the state with the smalles land area?

Rhode Island is the smallest state in land area. Rhode Island is 1,545 square miles.

### What is the 2nd smallest state?

Land mass - Delaware with 1,955 square miles Population - Vermont with 608,827

### Which state has the larger area Delaware or Hawaii?

Hawaii. it has about 6000 square miles of land area, while Delaware only has about 2000 square miles. It is Hawaii, and I think your question probably was "Which state has larger area, Delaware or Hawaii?"

### What is the third smallest state in Australia?

The third smallest state is Victoria with a Land Area of 222,416 (km/2)

### What state is the smallest state in size in the US?

Rhode Island is the smallest U.S. state based on area. Rhode Island has total land area of 1,033 square miles and total area (land and water) of 1,544 square miles.

### What US state is the smallest in land area?

Rhode Island is smallest state in the US. at approximately 1,214 square miles.

### What is the smallset state in Australia?

By which metric? By land area the smallest state would be Tasmania, with a area of 68,401 square kilometers. Tasmania is also the smallest by population.

### What are physical land features of Delaware?

Delaware is the second smallest state next to Rhode Island. Some physical features are the Piedmont Plateau, the Delmarva Peninsula, Chesapeake Bay, and the Delaware River.

### What is the US state with the smallest land area?

The smallest US state is Rhode Island, with an area of just over 1,045 square miles (2,706.54 square kilometers).

### The state with the smallest land area in the Northeast is?

Rhode Island. Your Welcome! -Kristen