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How big is 137 square miles?

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It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as big as Lake Michigan.
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.00614 times the size of Lake Michigan, and the size of Lake Michigan is 163 times that amount.
(surface area)
The third largest of North America's Great Lakes (by surface area), Lake Michigan has a total area of 22,300 square miles. It borders the cities of Chicago, Illinois; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; and Green Bay, Wisconsin
It's about one-ninetieth as big as Maryland.
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.01104244 times the size of Maryland, and the size of Maryland is 90.55970 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Old Line State" or the "Free State," Maryland measures 12,406.680 square miles in total area. Nearly bisected by the Chesapeake Bay, 21% of Maryland's total area, or 2,605.390 square miles, is water.
It's about one-eighty-fifth as big as Belgium.
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.011623 times the size of Belgium, and the size of Belgium is 86.036 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Kingdom of Belgium, a.k.a. Koninkrijk Belgi&, a.k.a. Royaume de Belgique, a.k.a. K&nigreich Belgien)
Belgium measures 11,787 square miles in total area. Contrary to their name, french fries were developed in Belgium (known at the time as the Southern Netherlands) in the late 17th century.
It's about one-eightieth as big as Hawaii.
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.01253318 times the size of Hawaii, and the size of Hawaii is 79.788210 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Moku'āina o Hawai'i) (United States)
The "Aloha State," Hawaii measures 10,930.980 square miles in total area. A total of 137 islands make up the Hawaiian archipelago, with the eight principle islands measuring 6,422.6160 square miles in combined total area.
It's about one-seventy-fifth as big as Massachusetts.
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.01298016 times the size of Massachusetts, and the size of Massachusetts is 77.04065 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Commonwealth of Massachusetts) (United States)
The "Bay State," Massachusetts measures 10,554.570 square miles. The peninsula of Cape Cod, which stretches into the Atlantic near from the southern tip of the state measures approximately 397.68520 square miles.
It's about one-seventieth as big as Lake Erie.
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.0138 times the size of Lake Erie, and the size of Lake Erie is 72.50 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 9,920 square miles. It borders the cities of Cleveland, Ohio and Toledo, Ohio.
It's about one-seventieth as big as Vermont.
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.0142497 times the size of Vermont, and the size of Vermont is 70.17690 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Green Mountain State," Vermont measures 9,614.250 square miles in total area. About 77% of the state, or 7,691.410 square miles is covered by forest.