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How big is 12,191.60 city blocks?

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It's about as big as Edinburgh
(a.k.a. Edinburgh, a.k.a. Dùn Èideann, a.k.a. Edinburgum) (Scotland, United Kingdom)
Edinburgh, Scotland's capital, measures 12,200 city blocks. Edinburgh Castle, atop Castle Rock, is the centerpiece of the city and has been continuously-occupied for over 1,800 years.
It's about four-fifths as big as Dublin
In other words, 12,191.60 city blocks is 0.83360 times the size of Dublin, and the size of Dublin is 1.20 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Baile Átha Cliath) (Leinster, Ireland) (for metro Dublin City)
The city of Dublin and its surrounding metro areas measure 14,630 city blocks. Dublin is home to the Spire of Dublin, a stainless steel monument built in 2003 that rises to 121.2 m in height.
It's about three-fourths as big as Philadelphia
In other words, 12,191.60 city blocks is 0.75640 times the size of Philadelphia, and the size of Philadelphia is 1.3220 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Philly, a.k.a. The City of Brotherly Love) (Pennsylvania)
The largest city in Pennsylvania as of 2009 and at one time the second-largest city in the British Empire, Philadelphia measures 16,120 city blocks in total area. The city is known as a center of great historical importance and as the one-time capital of the United States.
It's about three-fourths as big as Detroit
In other words, 12,191.60 city blocks is 0.73620 times the size of Detroit, and the size of Detroit is 1.3580 times that amount.
(Michigan)
The largest city in Michigan as of 2009, Detroit measures 16,560 city blocks in total area. The city is known for its automotive industry and its popular music legacies in the soul, hip hop, pop, and rhythm & blues genres
It's about two-thirds as big as The Isle of Wight
In other words, 12,191.60 city blocks is 0.6820 times the size of The Isle of Wight, and the size of The Isle of Wight is 1.470 times that amount.
(England, United Kingdom)
The Isle of Wight, located in the English Channel, just off the English mainland, measures 17,900 city blocks in total area. The Island hosts the world's largest and longest-running regular regatta — Cowes Week — which has brought over 1,000 yachts to the island each August since 1812.
It's about one-and-a-half times as big as Washington, D.C.
In other words, the size of Washington, D.C. is 0.6670 times 12,191.60 city blocks.
(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 8,150 city blocks 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 three-fifths as big as San Jose
In other words, 12,191.60 city blocks is 0.5840 times the size of San Jose, and the size of San Jose is 1.710 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Capital of Silicon Valley) (California)
The third-largest city in California as of 2009, San Jose measures 20,900 city blocks in total area. The city is known for its large technology industry.