It's about as big as New York City.
(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.
It's about nine-tenths as big as San Diego.
In other words, 78,550 hectares is 0.93520 times the size of San Diego, and the size of San Diego is 1.069 times that amount.(California)
The second-largest city in California and the eleventh-largest in the United States as of 2009, San Diego measures 83,990 hectares in total area. The city is known for its defense manufacturing and biotechnology industries.
It's about nine-tenths as big as Dallas.
In other words, 78,550 hectares is 0.88550 times the size of Dallas, and the size of Dallas is 1.1290 times that amount.(Texas)
The third-largest city in Texas and the ninth-largest in the United States as of 2009, Dallas measures 88,710 hectares in total area. The city is known as a strong industrial, commerce, and banking center, and as an "inland port," due to its metropolitan airport, Dallas-Fort Worth International.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as big as Moloka'i.
In other words, 78,550 hectares is 1.1660 times the size of Moloka'i, and the size of Moloka'i is 0.85760 times that amount.(a.k.a. Moloka'I) (Hawaii)
The fifth-largest of the Hawaiian Islands, Molokai measures 67,340 hectares in total area. It is known as the historical home of Father Damien de Veuster, who cared for those afflicted with leprosy (a.k.a. Hansen's Disease).
It's about four-fifths as big as Indianapolis.
In other words, 78,550 hectares is 0.83890 times the size of Indianapolis, and the size of Indianapolis is 1.1920 times that amount.(Indiana) (Metropolitan Statistical Area)
The capital of and largest city in Indiana as of 2009, Indianapolis measures 93,630 hectares in total area. The city is known for its sports tourism, including the Indianapolis 500 and Brickyard 400 auto races, and the Men's and Women's NCAA basketball tournaments.
It's about four-fifths as big as Badlands National Park.
In other words, 78,550 hectares is 0.7960 times the size of Badlands National Park, and the size of Badlands National Park is 1.260 times that amount.(Jackson, Pennington, and Shannon Counties, South Dakota, near Rapid City, South Dakota)
Famous for its buttes, pinnacles, spires and grass prairies, the Badlands National Park occupies 98,700 hectares, of which 64,144 acres is a designated Wilderness Area. The site is renown for its large caches of fossils from large North American mammals dating back the Oligocene epoch - about 33 million years ago.
It's about one-and-one-third times as big as Chicago.
In other words, 78,550 hectares is 1.3350 times the size of Chicago, and the size of Chicago is 0.74910 times that amount.(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.