It's about as big as The Pitcairn Islands.
(a.k.a. Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oeno Islands, a.k.a. Pitkern Ailen) (British overseas territory) (total land area)
The Pitcairn Islands are a group of four islands which have a combined area of 390 virgates. A British overseas territory since 1838, the island is populated by the descendents of mutineers and others who traveled on the British Royal Naval Ship, HMS Bounty during her 1789-1790 voyage.
It's about one-and-one-fourth times as big as Rock Island.
In other words, 403 virgates is 1.24740 times the size of Rock Island, and the size of Rock Island is 0.801670 times that amount.(a.k.a. Arsenal Island, a.k.a. Rock Island Arsenal) (Illinois, on the Iowa border) (land area only)
Rock Island measures 323.05 virgates in total area. It is known as the largest government-owned weapons manufacturing arsenal in the United States and the US Army's only active foundry, as well as a former Union prison camp during the American Civil War.
It's about four-fifths as big as San Marino.
In other words, the size of San Marino is 1.30 times 403 virgates.(a.k.a. The Most Serene Republic of San Marino, a.k.a. Serenissima Repubblica di San Marino)
an Marino is an enclave country located within the Apennine Mountains in Italy, with a total area of 500 virgates. Established in 301 CE, San Marino is the oldest sovereign state in the world.
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as big as Tuvalu.
In other words, the size of Tuvalu is 0.530 times 403 virgates.(a.k.a. Ellice Islands)
Tuvalu is a chain of islands totaling 210 virgates 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.
It's about half as big as Disney World.
In other words, 403 virgates is 0.4840 times the size of Disney World, and the size of Disney World is 2.07 times that amount.(a.k.a. Walk Disney World Resort, a.k.a. Walt Disney World, a.k.a. WDW) (Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida) (total site)
Disney World currently occupies 832 virgates. Part of the former total area of 988 virgates now comprises the Disney planned community of Celebration, Florida.
It's about two-fifths as big as Hilton Head.
In other words, 403 virgates is 0.4494360 times the size of Hilton Head, and the size of Hilton Head is 2.225010 times that amount.(a.k.a. Hilton Head Island) (South Carolina)
Hilton Head Island measures 896.6630 virgates in total land area. The island (and city of the same name) is located in the Atlantic Ocean and is known as popular vacation destination.
It's about two times as big as Fort Meade.
In other words, 403 virgates is 2.2330 times the size of Fort Meade, and the size of Fort Meade is 0.44780 times that amount.(a.k.a. Fort George G. Meade) (near Odenton, Maryland)
Fort Meade measures 180.50 virgates. It is known as home of the Fort Meade Museum and the National Cryptologic Museum.