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How big is 697 city blocks?

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It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as LAX.
In other words, the size of LAX is 0.91 times 697 city blocks.
(a.k.a. Los Angeles International Airporta, a.k.a. KLAX) (total land area) (2012 figures)
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as big as Tokelau.
In other words, the size of Tokelau is 0.77 times 697 city blocks.
(a.k.a. Tokelau Islands, a.k.a. The Union Islands) (New Zealand Territory) (total area)
It's about one-and-one-third times as big as Mackinac Island.
In other words, 697 city blocks is 1.3382 times the size of Mackinac Island, and the size of Mackinac Island is 0.74727 times that amount.
(Michigan)
It's about seven-tenths as big as Nauru.
In other words, 697 city blocks is 0.72 times the size of Nauru, and the size of Nauru is 1.4 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Republic of Nauru, a.k.a. Pleasant Island)
It's about seven-tenths as big as Fort Meade.
In other words, 697 city blocks is 0.6906 times the size of Fort Meade, and the size of Fort Meade is 1.448 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Fort George G. Meade) (near Odenton, Maryland)
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as big as Oregon's Armillaria ostoyae.
In other words, 697 city blocks is 1.57 times the size of Oregon's Armillaria ostoyae, and the size of Oregon's Armillaria ostoyae is 0.637 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Shoestring Rot) (Malheur National Forest, near John Day, Oregon) (if considered single organism)
The Armillaria ostoyae fungus of Malheur National Forest is a giant fungus measuring 445 city blocks in area. The fungus, which pathologists estimate is between 2,000 and 8,500 years old, began as a microscopic spore and is now considered the largest organism in the world.
It's about three-fifths as big as Tuvalu.
In other words, 697 city blocks is 0.58 times the size of Tuvalu, and the size of Tuvalu is 1.7 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ellice Islands)
Tuvalu is a chain of islands totaling 1,200 city blocks in area and located midway between Hawaii and Australia, near Samoa and Fiji. It is the third-least populated nation in the world, with just 11,992 citizens and residents.