If Massachusetts Were A Country

SpareFoot MA storage ran the numbers to see how the Bay State would compete in rankings against the rest of the world

The Bay State may be small, but it is mighty.

With a GDP of $483 million, Massachusetts is a global powerhouse when it comes to biotech, engineering, high education (hello Harvard), finance and shipping.

But could the commonwealth survive without the rest of the United States?

In the age of "Brexit", we thought it would be an interesting hypothetical scenario to imagine Massachusetts as an independent country. How would it compare to other nations around the world? We crunched the numbers and ranked Massachusetts on a wide range of criteria like GDP, population, and land area to see how the commonwealth compares to other countries. You might be surprised how the Old Colony holds up.


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