It's about as big as Carlsbad Caverns National Park.
(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 1,558.90 virgates. 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 as big as American Samoa.
In other words, the size of American Samoa is 1.05 times 1,558.90 virgates.(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 1,640 virgates in total area. It is known as the home of two major tuna canneries — StarKist and Samoa Packing.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as Washington, D.C..
In other words, 1,558.90 virgates is 1.07 times the size of Washington, D.C., and the size of Washington, D.C. is 0.9350 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 1,460 virgates 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 seven-tenths as big as Honolulu.
In other words, 1,558.90 virgates is 0.7151170 times the size of Honolulu, and the size of Honolulu is 1.398370 times that amount.(Hawaii)
The capital and most-populated city in Hawaii, Honolulu measures 2,179.920 virgates in total area. The city is known as the home of numerous tourist attractions, including the 'Iolani Palace — the only palace to have been occupied by a monarch in the United States — and the USS Arizona Memorial, which commemorates the victims of the attack on Pearl Harbor in December, 1941.
It's about one-and-three-fourths times as big as Hilton Head.
In other words, 1,558.90 virgates is 1.738530 times the size of Hilton Head, and the size of Hilton Head is 0.5751990 times that amount.(a.k.a. Hilton Head Island) (South Carolina)
Hilton Head Island measures 896.6630 virgates in total land area. The island (and city of the same name) is located in the Atlantic Ocean and is known as popular vacation destination.
It's about half as big as The US Virgin Islands.
In other words, 1,558.90 virgates is 0.5470 times the size of The US Virgin Islands, and the size of The US Virgin Islands is 1.830 times that amount.(a.k.a. United States Virgin Islands, a.k.a. Virgin Islands of the United States) (United States) (total land area)
The US Virgin Islands are an insular area of the United States consisting of the Caribbean islands of Saint Croix, Saint John, Saint Thomas, Water Island, and others, which measure 2,850 virgates in total land area. The islands are known as popular tourist destinations and as the location of several petroleum refineries.
It's about half as big as Philadelphia.
In other words, 1,558.90 virgates is 0.54090 times the size of Philadelphia, and the size of Philadelphia is 1.8490 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 2,882 virgates in total area. The city is known as a center of great historical importance and as the one-time capital of the United States.