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It's about one-third as big as Oklahoma City.
In other words, 223 square miles is 0.35792910 times the size of Oklahoma City, and the size of Oklahoma City is 2.7938490 times that amount.
(a.k.a. OK City, a.k.a. OKC) (Oklahoma)
The capital and largest city in the state, Oklahoma City measures 623.0283 square miles. The city is known for its energy exploration and information technology industries and as the location of the 1995 bombing of the Murrah Federal Building by Timothy McVeigh.
It's about three times as big as American Samoa.
In other words, 223 square miles is 2.90 times the size of American Samoa, and the size of American Samoa is 0.3450 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Amerika Sāmoa, a.k.a. Sāmoa Amelika) (United States)
American Samoa, a territory of the United States near the nation of Samoa in the South Pacific, measures 76.80 square miles in total area. It is known as the home of two major tuna canneries — StarKist and Samoa Packing.
It's about three times as big as Carlsbad Caverns National Park.
In other words, 223 square miles is 3.0517 times the size of Carlsbad Caverns National Park, and the size of Carlsbad Caverns National Park is 0.327690 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Carlsbad Caverns National Park) (Eddy County, New Mexico)
The home of the Carlsbad Caverns cave system, the national park of the same name occupies 73.074 square miles. James Larkin White, a 19th-century cowboy, explorer, and eventual park ranger discovered the cave and named many of its caverns when he was just sixteen years old.
It's about three-tenths as big as Butte.
In other words, 223 square miles is 0.31108420 times the size of Butte, and the size of Butte is 3.2145640 times that amount.
(The City and County of Butte-Silver Bow) (Montana)
The eighth-largest city in the country and the second-largest in Montana, the Butte-Silver Bow City County measures 716.84770 square miles. The city was called "the Richest Hill on Earth" for its numerous copper, silver, and gold mines.
It's about three-and-a-half times as big as Washington, D.C..
In other words, 223 square miles is 3.260 times the size of Washington, D.C., and the size of Washington, D.C. is 0.3070 times that amount.
(formally the District of Columbia, a.k.a. Washington, a.k.a. the District, a.k.a. DC) (United State)
The United States' capital and only federal district, Washington, D.C. is a 68.30 square miles area located between the states of Virginia and Maryland. Washington, D.C. is known as the center of each of the three branches of the United States federal government and as home to many of the nation's monuments, museums, and foreign embassies.
It's about three-tenths as big as Maui.
In other words, 223 square miles is 0.306650 times the size of Maui, and the size of Maui is 3.2610 times that amount.
(Hawaii)
The second-largest of the Hawaiian Islands, Maui measures 727.220 square miles in total area. It is known as the home of the Maui High Performance Computing Center and as a major tourist destination.
It's about three-tenths as big as Anaconda.
In other words, 223 square miles is 0.300830 times the size of Anaconda, and the size of Anaconda is 3.32410 times that amount.
(Anaconda City/Deer Lodge County) (Montana)
The consolidated city-county of Deer Lodge County (of which Anaconda is the county seat) measure 741.280 square miles in total area. The town of Anaconda is named after the Anaconda Mine owned by the town's founder, Marcus Daly, and was itself the namesake of the Anaconda Copper Company, one of the largest trusts of the twentieth century.