It's about as big as The Isle of Wight
(England, United Kingdom)
The Isle of Wight, located in the English Channel, just off the English mainland, measures 38,800 hectares in total area. The Island hosts the world's largest and longest-running regular regatta — Cowes Week — which has brought over 1,000 yachts to the island each August since 1812.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as Detroit
In other words, 38,800 hectares is 1.079 times the size of Detroit, and the size of Detroit is 0.92680 times that amount.(Michigan)
The largest city in Michigan as of 2009, Detroit measures 35,950 hectares in total area. The city is known for its automotive industry and its popular music legacies in the soul, hip hop, pop, and rhythm & blues genres
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as Philadelphia
In other words, 38,800 hectares is 1.1090 times the size of Philadelphia, and the size of Philadelphia is 0.90170 times that amount.(a.k.a. Philly, a.k.a. The City of Brotherly Love) (Pennsylvania)
The largest city in Pennsylvania as of 2009 and at one time the second-largest city in the British Empire, Philadelphia measures 34,990 hectares in total area. The city is known as a center of great historical importance and as the one-time capital of the United States.
It's about nine-tenths as big as San Jose
In other words, 38,800 hectares is 0.8570 times the size of San Jose, and the size of San Jose is 1.170 times that amount.(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 one-and-one-fifth times as big as Dublin
In other words, 38,800 hectares is 1.2220 times the size of Dublin, and the size of Dublin is 0.81830 times that amount.(a.k.a. Baile Átha Cliath) (Leinster, Ireland) (for metro Dublin City)
The city of Dublin and its surrounding metro areas measure 31,750 hectares. Dublin is home to the Spire of Dublin, a stainless steel monument built in 2003 that rises to 121.2 m in height.
It's about one-and-a-half times as big as Edinburgh
In other words, 38,800 hectares is 1.470 times the size of Edinburgh, and the size of Edinburgh is 0.680 times that amount.(a.k.a. Edinburgh, a.k.a. Dùn Èideann, a.k.a. Edinburgum) (Scotland, United Kingdom)
Edinburgh, Scotland's capital, measures 26,400 hectares. Edinburgh Castle, atop Castle Rock, is the centerpiece of the city and has been continuously-occupied for over 1,800 years.
It's about two-thirds as big as The Isle of Man
In other words, 38,800 hectares is 0.6780 times the size of The Isle of Man, and the size of The Isle of Man is 1.470 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.