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How big is 137 square miles?

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It's about one-two-thousandth as big as Texas
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.00051008855 times the size of Texas, and the size of Texas is 1,960.44390 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Lone Star State," Texas measures 268,580.820 square miles 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 one-one-thousandth as big as California
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.00083691941 times the size of California, and the size of California is 1,194.85820 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Golden State," California measures 163,695.570 square miles 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 one-one-thousandth as big as Montana
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.00093170405 times the size of Montana, and the size of Montana is 1,073.30220 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Treasure State," Montana measures 147,042.40 square miles 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 191.506670 square miles.
It's about one-one-thousandth as big as The Great Barrier Reef
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.00102 times the size of The Great Barrier Reef, and the size of The Great Barrier Reef is 980 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Barrier Reef) (Coral Sea, off Queensland, Australia) (approximate)
The Great Barrier Reef, the largest such reef in the world, covers about 134,000 square miles. Reefs, such as the Great Barrier, grow in diameter at a rate of 1 to 3 cm per year.
It's about one-seven-hundredth as big as Michigan
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.001416517 times the size of Michigan, and the size of Michigan is 705.95690 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Great Lakes State," Michigan measures 96,716.120 square miles in total area. According to some studies, there is no point in Michigan that is more than 9.66 km (6 mi) from a lake or 136.79 km (85 mi) from a Great Lake.
It's about one-six-hundred-fiftieth as big as Minnesota
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.00157582 times the size of Minnesota, and the size of Minnesota is 634.59020 times that amount.
(United States)
The "North Star State," Minnesota measures 86,938.850 square miles in total area. Due to an error in the map used while writing the Treaty of Paris, a 596.33480 square miles segment of Minnesota called the "Northwest Angle" lies north of the 49th parallel, which marks the border between the contiguous United States and Canada across the western remainder of the two countries.
It's about one-six-hundredth as big as Kansas
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.00166511 times the size of Kansas, and the size of Kansas is 600.5610 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Sunflower State," Kansas measures 82,276.80 square miles in total area. The point said to be the geographic center of the continental United States is located near Lebanon, Kansas.