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It's about five-and-a-half times as big as Chicago
In other words, 324,219 hectares is 5.512 times the size of Chicago, and the size of Chicago is 0.1814 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.
It's about five-and-a-half times as big as The Isle of Man
In other words, 324,219 hectares is 5.67 times the size of The Isle of Man, and the size of The Isle of Man is 0.176 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.
It's about one-fifth as big as Lake Ontario
In other words, 324,219 hectares is 0.171 times the size of Lake Ontario, and the size of Lake Ontario is 5.848 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Lac Ontario) (surface area)
The smallest of North America's Great Lakes (by surface area), Lake Ontario has a total area of 1,896,000 hectares. It borders the cities of Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Rochester, New York.
It's about one-fifth as big as Wales
In other words, 324,219 hectares is 0.15639 times the size of Wales, and the size of Wales is 6.3943 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Cymru) (total area)
The area of the country of Wales (in the United Kingdom) is 2,073,200 hectares. More than 76,470 hectares, or about 4% of the country's land area, is made up of the fifty-plus islands in the Irish and Celtic Seas off the coast of the Welsh mainland.
It's about seven times as big as San Jose
In other words, 324,219 hectares is 7.16 times the size of San Jose, and the size of San Jose is 0.14 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-tenth as big as Lake Erie
In other words, 324,219 hectares is 0.126 times the size of Lake Erie, and the size of Lake Erie is 7.94 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Lac &ri&) (surface area)
The fourth largest of North America's Great Lakes and the thirteenth largest lake in the world (by surface area), Lake Erie has a total area of 2,570,000 hectares. It borders the cities of Cleveland, Ohio and Toledo, Ohio.
It's about eight-and-a-half times as big as The Isle of Wight
In other words, 324,219 hectares is 8.36 times the size of The Isle of Wight, and the size of The Isle of Wight is 0.12 times that amount.
(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.