It's about as big as Tuvalu.
(a.k.a. Ellice Islands)
Tuvalu is a chain of islands totaling 2,600 hectares in area and located midway between Hawaii and Australia, near Samoa and Fiji. It is the third-least populated nation in the world, with just 11,992 citizens and residents.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as big as Fort Meade.
In other words, 2,600 hectares is 1.1870 times the size of Fort Meade, and the size of Fort Meade is 0.84250 times that amount.(a.k.a. Fort George G. Meade) (near Odenton, Maryland)
Fort Meade measures 2,191 hectares. It is known as home of the Fort Meade Museum and the National Cryptologic Museum.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as big as Nauru.
In other words, the size of Nauru is 0.830 times 2,600 hectares.(a.k.a. Republic of Nauru, a.k.a. Pleasant Island)
The world's smallest island nation, Nauru is a Micronesian island with a total area of 2,100 hectares. Once a prosperous phosphate mining nation with the highest per-capita income of any nation, today 90% of the population is unemployed.
It's about two-thirds as big as Rock Island.
In other words, 2,600 hectares is 0.662880 times the size of Rock Island, and the size of Rock Island is 1.50860 times that amount.(a.k.a. Arsenal Island, a.k.a. Rock Island Arsenal) (Illinois, on the Iowa border) (land area only)
Rock Island measures 3,922 hectares in total area. It is known as the largest government-owned weapons manufacturing arsenal in the United States and the US Army's only active foundry, as well as a former Union prison camp during the American Civil War.
It's about half as big as The Pitcairn Islands.
In other words, 2,600 hectares is 0.550 times the size of The Pitcairn Islands, and the size of The Pitcairn Islands is 1.80 times that amount.(a.k.a. Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oeno Islands, a.k.a. Pitkern Ailen) (British overseas territory) (total land area)
The Pitcairn Islands are a group of four islands which have a combined area of 4,700 hectares. A British overseas territory since 1838, the island is populated by the descendents of mutineers and others who traveled on the British Royal Naval Ship, HMS Bounty during her 1789-1790 voyage.
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as big as LAX.
In other words, the size of LAX is 0.530 times 2,600 hectares.(a.k.a. Los Angeles International Airporta, a.k.a. KLAX) (total land area) (2012 figures)
Including nine passenger terminals and several other administrative and cargo facilities, LAX sits on 1,400 hectares of land. In 2014, LAX serviced almost 71 million passengers, 600,000 planes, and over 1.9 million tons of freight.
It's about two times as big as Tokelau.
In other words, 2,600 hectares is 2.20 times the size of Tokelau, and the size of Tokelau is 0.450 times that amount.(a.k.a. Tokelau Islands, a.k.a. The Union Islands) (New Zealand Territory) (total area)
Tokelau, a territory consisting of three coral atolls under the sovereignty of New Zealand, measures 1,200 hectares. With exports consisting of small crafts and small-scale agriculture, most of which is traded only with New Zealand, Tokelau has the smallest economy of any country in the world.