United States Area - comparative

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Area - comparative: Baker Island: about 2.5 times the size of the National Mall in Washington, DC
Howland Island: about three times the size of the National Mall in Washington, DC
Jarvis Island: about eight times the size of the National Mall in Washington, DC
Johnston Atoll: about 4.5 times the size of the National Mall in Washington, DC
Kingman Reef: a little more than 1.5 times the size of the National Mall in Washington, DC
Midway Islands: about nine times the size of the National Mall in Washington, DC
Palmyra Atoll: about 20 times the size of the National Mall in Washington, DC

Definition: This entry provides an area comparison based on total area equivalents. Most entities are compared with the entire US or one of the 50 states based on area measurements (1990 revised) provided by the US Bureau of the Census. The smaller entities are compared with Washington, DC (178 sq km, 69 sq mi) or The Mall in Washington, DC (0.59 sq km, 0.23 sq mi, 146 acres).

Source: CIA World Factbook - This page was last updated on October 8, 2016

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