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How big is 10,000 square meters?

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It's about one-sixty-thousandth as big as Chicago.
In other words, the size of Chicago is 58,820 times 10,000 square meters.
(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 588,200,000 square meters 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-sixty-five-thousandth as big as Moloka'i.
In other words, 10,000 square meters is 0.000014850 times the size of Moloka'i, and the size of Moloka'i is 67,340 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Moloka'I) (Hawaii)
The fifth-largest of the Hawaiian Islands, Molokai measures 673,400,000 square meters 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 one-eighty-thousandth as big as New York City.
In other words, 10,000 square meters is 0.000012730 times the size of New York City, and the size of New York City is 78,550 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 785,500,000 square meters in total area. The city is known as a hub for finance, commerce, and international affairs as well as a renowned center of culture.
It's about one-eighty-five-thousandth as big as San Diego.
In other words, 10,000 square meters is 0.000011910 times the size of San Diego, and the size of San Diego is 83,960 times that amount.
(California)
The second-largest city in California and the eleventh-largest in the United States as of 2009, San Diego measures 839,900,000 square meters in total area. The city is known for its defense manufacturing and biotechnology industries.
It's about one-ninety-thousandth as big as Dallas.
In other words, 10,000 square meters is 0.000011270 times the size of Dallas, and the size of Dallas is 88,730 times that amount.
(Texas)
The third-largest city in Texas and the ninth-largest in the United States as of 2009, Dallas measures 887,100,000 square meters in total area. The city is known as a strong industrial, commerce, and banking center, and as an "inland port," due to its metropolitan airport, Dallas-Fort Worth International.
It's about one-ninety-five-thousandth as big as Indianapolis.
In other words, 10,000 square meters is 0.000010680 times the size of Indianapolis, and the size of Indianapolis is 93,630 times that amount.
(Indiana) (Metropolitan Statistical Area)
The capital of and largest city in Indiana as of 2009, Indianapolis measures 936,300,000 square meters in total area. The city is known for its sports tourism, including the Indianapolis 500 and Brickyard 400 auto races, and the Men's and Women's NCAA basketball tournaments.
It's about 100,000 times as big as an Airplane Tray Table.
In other words, 10,000 square meters is 99,000 times the size of an Airplane Tray Table, and the size of an Airplane Tray Table is 0.00001010 times that amount.
(average)
With wide variation among different models of airplanes, in-flight tray tables measure around 41.2 cm (16.5 in) x 24.1 cm (9.5 in) for a total area of 0.101 sq. m. Flight safety rules require that the tray tables be upright and locked during takeoff and landing so as to reduce the risk of passenger abdominal injury.