It's about as big as Chicago
(a.k.a. The Windy City, a.k.a. Chi-town, a.k.a. Second City, a.k.a. Chicagoland) (Illinois)
The largest city in Illinois and the twenty-third-largest city in the United States as of 2009, Chicago measures 58,820 hectares in total area. The city is known as a major Global Financial Center and as host to O'Hare International, the second busiest airport in the world.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as The Isle of Man
In other words, 58,820 hectares is 1.03 times the size of The Isle of Man, and the size of The Isle of Man is 0.9710 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mannin, a.k.a. Ellan Vannin, a.k.a. Mann)
The Isle of Man, a self-governing territory of England, measures 57,200 hectares in total area. The territory of the Isle of Man also includes the small island of Chicken Rock, which adds an additional 0.10 hectares.
It's about as big as Christchurch
In other words, the size of Christchurch is 1.03 times 58,820 hectares.(a.k.a Ōtautahi) (urban area) (New Zealand)
Ōtautahi Christchurch, New Zealand's gateway to Antarctica, measures 60,700 hectares in total area.
It's about nine-tenths as big as Manila
In other words, 58,820 hectares is 0.949370 times the size of Manila, and the size of Manila is 1.0533 times that amount.(a.k.a. Kalakhang Maynila) (officially the "National Capital Region (NCR)") (for Metro Manila) (Philippines)
The governmental seat of the Philippines and the one of the world's most densely-populated regions, the Manila metro area measures 61,957 hectares. The area is host to a population of 12,877,253 people (as of 2015).
It's about four-fifths as big as Bangalore
In other words, 58,820 hectares is 0.7940 times the size of Bangalore, and the size of Bangalore is 1.260 times that amount.(officially Bangaluru) (Karnataka, India) (for Greater Bangalore)
Greater Bangalore, the metro area surrounding the city of Bangalore, and including hundreds of wards and villages and eleven municipal areas, measures 74,100 hectares in total area. Greater Bangalore is home to Electronic City, one of the largest IT parks in the country, covering over 320 hectares.
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as big as San Jose
In other words, the size of San Jose is 0.7690 times 58,820 hectares.(a.k.a. Capital of Silicon Valley) (California)
The third-largest city in California as of 2009, San Jose measures 45,300 hectares in total area. The city is known for its large technology industry.
It's about three-fourths as big as New York City
In other words, 58,820 hectares is 0.74880 times the size of New York City, and the size of New York City is 1.3350 times that amount.(a.k.a. The Big Apple, a.k.a. NYC, a.k.a. Gotham) (New York)
The largest city in New York and thirteenth-largest in the United States, New York City measures 78,550 hectares in total area. The city is known as a hub for finance, commerce, and international affairs as well as a renowned center of culture.