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How big is 475 square miles?

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It's about as big as Phoenix.
(Arizona)
The capital of and largest city in Arizona and fifth-largest city in the United States as of 2009, Phoenix measures 475 square miles in total area. The city is known as an economic and cultural center of the American Southwest.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as Los Angeles.
In other words, 475 square miles is 1.013 times the size of Los Angeles, and the size of Los Angeles is 0.98720 times that amount.
(a.k.a. LA, a.k.a. City of Angels) (California)
The largest city in California and the sixth-largest city in the United States, Los Angeles measures 469.10 square miles in total area. The city is known as the "Entertainment Capital of the World" for its contributions to media, entertainment, and culture.
It's about nine-tenths as big as Kaua'i.
In other words, 475 square miles is 0.860070 times the size of Kaua'i, and the size of Kaua'i is 1.16270 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Kauai, a.k.a. The Garden Isle, a.k.a. Taua'i) (Hawaii)
The fourth-largest of the Hawaiian Islands, Kaua'I measures 552.280 square miles in total area. It is known as the home of Nā Pali Coast State Park.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as big as San Antonio.
In other words, 475 square miles is 1.1650 times the size of San Antonio, and the size of San Antonio is 0.85840 times that amount.
(Texas)
The second-largest city in Texas and the seventh-largest in the United States as of 2009, San Antonio measures 407.70 square miles in total area. The city is known for its tourist attractions, including the Alamo Mission and the annual San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo.
It's about four-fifths as big as Houston.
In other words, 475 square miles is 0.81960 times the size of Houston, and the size of Houston is 1.220 times that amount.
(Texas)
The largest city in Texas and the fourth-largest city in the United States as of 2009, Houston measures 579.50 square miles in total area. The city is known for its broad corporate base, prominence in oilfield equipment, and for its port, which accepts more cargo than any other port in the United States.
It's about one-and-one-fourth times as big as Badlands National Park.
In other words, 475 square miles is 1.250 times the size of Badlands National Park, and the size of Badlands National Park is 0.80 times that amount.
(Jackson, Pennington, and Shannon Counties, South Dakota, near Rapid City, South Dakota)
Famous for its buttes, pinnacles, spires and grass prairies, the Badlands National Park occupies 381 square miles, of which 64,144 acres is a designated Wilderness Area. The site is renown for its large caches of fossils from large North American mammals dating back the Oligocene epoch - about 33 million years ago.
It's about four-fifths as big as Oahu.
In other words, 475 square miles is 0.796120 times the size of Oahu, and the size of Oahu is 1.25610 times that amount.
(a.k.a. O`ahu, a.k.a. The Gathering Place) (Hawaii)
The third-largest of the Hawaiian Islands, Oahu measures 596.640 square miles in total area. It is known as the home of the state capital, Honolulu, as the site of the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, and as the filming location of numerous movies and television shows.