USA: Land area in sq. km: For that indicator, Food and Agriculture Organization provides data for the USA from 1961 to 2017. The average value for the USA during that period was 9157351 sq. km with a minumum of 9147420 sq. km in 2008 and a maximum of 9161920 sq. km in 2000. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Land area is a country's total area, excluding area under inland water bodies, national claims to continental shelf, and exclusive economic zones. In most cases the definition of inland water bodies includes major rivers and lakes.