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How big is 137 square miles?

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It's about two-thirds as big as Guam.
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.6520 times the size of Guam, and the size of Guam is 1.530 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Guåhån) (United States)
Guam, a territory of the United States in the Pacific Ocean, measures 210 square miles in total area. It is known as a popular tourist destination among Japanese travelers.
It's about three-fifths as big as Chicago.
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.60320 times the size of Chicago, and the size of Chicago is 1.6580 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 227.10 square miles 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 one-and-four-fifths times as big as American Samoa.
In other words, 137 square miles is 1.780 times the size of American Samoa, and the size of American Samoa is 0.5620 times that amount.
(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 76.80 square miles in total area. It is known as the home of two major tuna canneries — StarKist and Samoa Packing.
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as big as Carlsbad Caverns National Park.
In other words, 137 square miles is 1.87480 times the size of Carlsbad Caverns National Park, and the size of Carlsbad Caverns National Park is 0.533390 times that amount.
(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 73.074 square miles. 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 half as big as Moloka'i.
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.52690 times the size of Moloka'i, and the size of Moloka'i is 1.8980 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Moloka'I) (Hawaii)
The fifth-largest of the Hawaiian Islands, Molokai measures 260 square miles in total area. It is known as the historical home of Father Damien de Veuster, who cared for those afflicted with leprosy (a.k.a. Hansen's Disease).
It's about two times as big as Washington, D.C..
In other words, the size of Washington, D.C. is 0.50 times 137 square miles.
(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 68.30 square miles 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 half as big as New York City.
In other words, 137 square miles is 0.45170 times the size of New York City, and the size of New York City is 2.2140 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Big Apple, a.k.a. NYC, a.k.a. Gotham) (New York)
The largest city in New York and thirteenth-largest in the United States, New York City measures 303.30 square miles in total area. The city is known as a hub for finance, commerce, and international affairs as well as a renowned center of culture.