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It's about as big as Jacksonville.
In other words, the size of Jacksonville is 1.020878 times 862 square miles.
(Florida)
The largest city in Florida and the fifth-largest city in the country, Jacksonville measures 879.99670 square miles in total area. The city is known for its diversified industrial and manufacturing base and as a transportation hub, featuring a prominent deep-water port, a large airport, and extensive rail yards.
It's about nine-tenths as big as Fort Irwin.
In other words, 862 square miles is 0.860 times the size of Fort Irwin, and the size of Fort Irwin is 1.20 times that amount.
(San Bernardino County, California)
Fort Irwin measures 1,000 square miles in total area. It is known as part of the Installation Management Command and as the home of the Army's National Training Center.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as big as Anaconda.
In other words, 862 square miles is 1.16290 times the size of Anaconda, and the size of Anaconda is 0.859920 times that amount.
(Anaconda City/Deer Lodge County) (Montana)
The consolidated city-county of Deer Lodge County (of which Anaconda is the county seat) measure 741.280 square miles in total area. The town of Anaconda is named after the Anaconda Mine owned by the town's founder, Marcus Daly, and was itself the namesake of the Anaconda Copper Company, one of the largest trusts of the twentieth century.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as big as Maui.
In other words, 862 square miles is 1.18530 times the size of Maui, and the size of Maui is 0.843670 times that amount.
(Hawaii)
The second-largest of the Hawaiian Islands, Maui measures 727.220 square miles in total area. It is known as the home of the Maui High Performance Computing Center and as a major tourist destination.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as big as Butte.
In other words, 862 square miles is 1.2024870 times the size of Butte, and the size of Butte is 0.83160980 times that amount.
(The City and County of Butte-Silver Bow) (Montana)
The eighth-largest city in the country and the second-largest in Montana, the Butte-Silver Bow City County measures 716.84770 square miles. The city was called "the Richest Hill on Earth" for its numerous copper, silver, and gold mines.
It's about three-fourths as big as Yosemite National Park.
In other words, 862 square miles is 0.7375840 times the size of Yosemite National Park, and the size of Yosemite National Park is 1.355780 times that amount.
(Tuolumne, Mariposa, and Madera counties, California, near Mariposa, California) (total land area)
Famous for its granite cliffs and Giant Sequoia groves, Yosemite National Park is 1,168.680 square miles in total area, of which 80.30920 square miles is the well-known Yosemite Valley. The Park is known as the home of Yosemite Falls — the highest waterfall in North America and sixth highest in the world at 739 m (2,420 ft)
It's about one-and-two-fifths times as big as Oklahoma City.
In other words, 862 square miles is 1.3835650 times the size of Oklahoma City, and the size of Oklahoma City is 0.72277050 times that amount.
(a.k.a. OK City, a.k.a. OKC) (Oklahoma)
The capital and largest city in the state, Oklahoma City measures 623.0283 square miles. The city is known for its energy exploration and information technology industries and as the location of the 1995 bombing of the Murrah Federal Building by Timothy McVeigh.