
It's about oneandonefourth times as big as Texas.
In other words, 87,445,800 hectares is 1.25708950 times the size of Texas, and the size of Texas is 0.795488310 times that amount.
(United States)The "Lone Star State," Texas measures 69,562,113 hectares in total area. Texas covers so much area that Texarkana — a city in the state's northeastern corner — is about 30 km closer to Chicago, Illinois, than it is to El Paso — in the western corner of Texas.
It's about half as big as Alaska.
In other words, 87,445,800 hectares is 0.509040840 times the size of Alaska, and the size of Alaska is 1.96447890 times that amount.
(United States)The "Last Frontier," Alaska measures 171,785,430 hectares in total area. Alaska is home to over 100,000 glaciers — half of the world's total — including the Bering Glacier complex near the southeastern border of Alaska, which covers 583,000 hectares.
It's about two times as big as California.
In other words, 87,445,800 hectares is 2.0625489 times the size of California, and the size of California is 0.484836990 times that amount.
(United States)The "Golden State," California measures 42,396,958 hectares in total area. California is home to both the highest point — Mt. Whitney at 4,421 m (14,505 ft) — and lowest point — Death Valley at 85.5 m (282 ft) below sea level — in the continental United States, the two of which are separated by just 123 km (76 mi).
It's about twoandahalf times as big as Montana.
In other words, 87,445,800 hectares is 2.29614120 times the size of Montana, and the size of Montana is 0.435513290 times that amount.
(United States)The "Treasure State," Montana measures 38,083,807 hectares in total area. The northwest corner of Montana is home to Flathead Lake, the largest freshwater lake in the continental United States with a surface area of 49,600 hectares.
It's about three times as big as New Mexico.
In other words, 87,445,800 hectares is 2.77680370 times the size of New Mexico, and the size of New Mexico is 0.360126280 times that amount.
(United States)The "Land of Enchantment," New Mexico measures 31,491,531 hectares in total area. New Mexico has less water surface area than any other state, with bodies of water making up just 65,000 hectares or 0.2% of the state's total area.
It's about three times as big as Arizona.
In other words, 87,445,800 hectares is 2.9617120 times the size of Arizona, and the size of Arizona is 0.33764260 times that amount.
(United States)The "Grand Canyon State," Arizona measures 29,525,420 hectares in total area. The Navajo Nation (a.k.a. Diné Bikéyah),the largest reservation in the country, occupies the entire area of northeastern Arizona, a total of 4,113,145 hectares.
It's about three times as big as Nevada.
In other words, 87,445,800 hectares is 3.0537985 times the size of Nevada, and the size of Nevada is 0.327461030 times that amount.
(United States)The "Silver State," Nevada measures 28,635,092 hectares in total area. Federal Government landholdings in Nevada make up a greater percentage of the state — 80.89%, or 23,004,792 hectares — than any other state in the country. 
