Square Feet - Hectares Converter
Convert between square feet and hectares (ft² and ha) using this area conversion tool. This converter is part of the full area converter. Simply choose whether you want to convert square feet to hectares or hectares to square feet, enter a value and click the 'convert' button. Reference charts are available down the page.
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Converting hectares and square feet
Some commonly asked questions are included below, as well as a reference chart. When making manual conversions, you can use the converter at the top of this page to check your answer.
How many square feet are there in 1 hectare?
There are 107639.1041671 square feet in 1 hectare. To convert from hectares to square feet, multiply your figure by 107639.1041671 .
How many hectares are there in 1 square foot?
There are 9.290304E-6 hectares in 1 square foot. To convert from square feet to hectares, divide your figure by 107639.1041671 .
In the chart below, figures are rounded to a maximum of 4 decimal places (6 with smaller numbers) to give approximations.
What is a hectare?
One hectare is the equivalent of 100 ares (10,000 square metres). This term was first used as far back as 1795 and it continues to be associated with the measurement of land. Another way to view a hectare is as a plot which contains 2.47 acres. To get a better understanding of the size of a hectare, Trafalgar Square and an international rugby pitch are roughly equivalent to this measurement. You can find out more about hectares in the article, how big is a hectare?
What is a square foot?
The square foot is used as a form of measurement within Canada and the United States. It can be adopted to describe the amount of floor space (for real estate) or the overall size of an exterior property. Architects will also refer to square feet when designing new buildings. One square foot is a bit smaller than an average-sized piece of A4 printer paper. One square foot can be translated to 0.092 square metres. Sometimes, the force of the modern hydraulic press is measured in pounds per square inch or square foot. To calculate an area in square feet, give the square footage calculator a try.
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