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How big is 250 circular inches?

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It's about one-and-one-fourth times as big as an Airplane Tray Table
In other words, 250 circular inches is 1.25 times the size of an Airplane Tray Table, and the size of an Airplane Tray Table is 0.8 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 199 circular inches. 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.
It's about three times as big as an Apple iPad
In other words, 250 circular inches is 3.165 times the size of an Apple iPad, and the size of an Apple iPad is 0.316 times that amount.
(for 9.7 inch, Apple iPad Air MD785LL/B)
An Apple iPad measures 23 cm (9.4 in) x 17 cm (6.6 in) for a total device area of 78.980 circular inches. The base model iPad Air features 16 GB of storage capacity.
It's about one-tenth as big as a Bath Towel
In other words, 250 circular inches is 0.11688 times the size of a Bath Towel, and the size of a Bath Towel is 8.5558 times that amount.
(for Fieldcrest Luxury Solid Towels)
Bath towels typically measure 142.24 cm (56 in) by 76.2 cm (30 in), for a total area of about 2,138.90 circular inches. The city of Bursa, Turkey is known as the birthplace of the modern towel.
It's about twenty times as big as a Post-it® Note (3M)
In other words, 250 circular inches is 23 times the size of a Post-it® Note (3M), and the size of a Post-it® Note (3M) is 0.04 times that amount.
(3M) (generically sticky notes, a.k.a. repositionable notes, a.k.a. repositional notes)
A Post-it® Note measures 11 circular inches in total area. In September, 1989, Hurricane Hugo swept through Charleston, South Carolina with winds up to 230 kph (140 mph), uprooting eight oak trees in Mr. Bruce Brakefield's yard, but leaving in place a Post-it® note attached to his front door.
It's about twenty times as big as a Playing Card
In other words, 250 circular inches is 23 times the size of a Playing Card, and the size of a Playing Card is 0.04 times that amount.
(ISO 216 B8 size)
A single ISO 216 B8-size playing card measures 11 circular inches. Although this size is the most common playing card, many casinos use the smaller "bridge size" card — 5.20 circular inches smaller.
It's about one-thirtieth as big as a King Size Bed
In other words, 250 circular inches is 0.031 times the size of a King Size Bed, and the size of a King Size Bed is 31.8 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A King-Size mattress measures 7,950 circular inches in total area. Although most antique beds were smaller than modern beds, it was not uncommon for beds in the medieval Europe to reach 9,870 circular inches for those in positions of wealth or power.
It's about one-one-hundredth as big as a Parking Space
In other words, 250 circular inches is 0.0085 times the size of a Parking Space, and the size of a Parking Space is 118 times that amount.
(a.k.a Parking Stall) (average; surface lot; North America)
An average-size parking space in a North American surface lot measures 29,600 circular inches. Due to the high real estate prices at the time, parking spaces in a densely-populated part of Manhattan would sell for an average of $165,000 in 2007, with some spaces fetching up to $225,000.