Land and Water Area of States and Other Entities: 1990


[One square mile=2.59 square kilometers. Excludes territorial water, which was included in the 1993 edition of the Statistical Abstract. See Historical Statistics of the United States, Colonial Times to 1970, series A 210-263, for land area]

 
REGION,                TOTAL AREA             LAND AREA                            WATER AREA
DIVISION,              -----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------
STATE,                                                          |  Total             Inland    Coastal   Great
AND OTHER AREA         Sq. mi.   Sq. km.      Sq. mi.   Sq. km. |  Sq. mi. Sq. km.   Sq. mi.   Sq. mi.   Lakes 
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------                                                                                                        Sq. mi. 
United States ..... 3,717,522  9,628,382   3,536,338   9,159,115  181,184  469,267   78,641     42,491   60,052
 Mountain..........   863,614  2,236,760     856,121   2,217,353    7,493   19,407    7,493          -        - 
  Montana .........   147,046    380,849     145,556    376,990     1,490    3,859    1,490          -        - 
  Idaho ...........    83,574    216,457      82,751    214,325       823    2,132      823          -        - 
  Wyoming..........    97,819    253,351      97,105    251,502       714    1,849      714          -        - 
  Colorado.........   104,100    269,619     103,729    268,658       371      961      371          -        - 
  New Mexico.......   121,598    314,939     121,364    314,333       234      606      234          -        - 
  Arizona..........   114,006    295,276     113,642    294,333       364      943      364          -        - 
  Utah.............    84,904    219,901      82,168    212,815     2,736    7,086    2,736          -        - 
  Nevada...........   110,567    286,369     109,806    284,398       761    1,971      761          -        -
 


Notes: -Represents or rounds to zero.

Source: Table No. 361 of the Statistical Abstract of the United States: 1995 U.S. Census Bureau.

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