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Square Yards and Acres Converter

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Use this calculator to convert square yards (yd²) to acres (ac) and acres to square yards. This converter is part of the full area converter tool.


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Converting acres and square yards

In the conversion tables below, figures are rounded to a maximum of 5 decimal places (7 with smaller numbers) to give approximations.

Acres to Square Yards Conversion Table
Acres Square Yards
1 acre 4840 square yards
2 acres 9680 square yards
3 acres 14520 square yards
4 acres 19360 square yards
5 acres 24200 square yards
6 acres 29040 square yards
7 acres 33880 square yards
8 acres 38720 square yards
9 acres 43560 square yards
10 acres 48400 square yards
11 acres 53240 square yards
12 acres 58080 square yards
13 acres 62920 square yards
14 acres 67760 square yards
15 acres 72600 square yards
16 acres 77440 square yards
17 acres 82280 square yards
18 acres 87120 square yards
19 acres 91960 square yards
20 acres 96800 square yards
Square Yards to Acres Conversion Table
Square Yards Acres
1 square yard 0.00021 acres
2 square yards 0.00041 acres
3 square yards 0.00062 acres
4 square yards 0.00083 acres
5 square yards 0.00103 acres
6 square yards 0.00124 acres
7 square yards 0.00145 acres
8 square yards 0.00165 acres
9 square yards 0.00186 acres
10 square yards 0.00207 acres
11 square yards 0.00227 acres
12 square yards 0.00248 acres
13 square yards 0.00269 acres
14 square yards 0.00289 acres
15 square yards 0.0031 acres
16 square yards 0.00331 acres
17 square yards 0.00351 acres
18 square yards 0.00372 acres
19 square yards 0.00393 acres
20 square yards 0.00413 acres

How many square yards are there in 1 acre?

There are 4840 square yards in 1 acre. To convert from acres to square yards, multiply your figure by 4840 (or divide by 0.00020661157024793) .

How many acres are there in 1 square yard?

There are 0.00020661157024793 acres in 1 square yard. To convert from square yards to acres, multiply your figure by 0.00020661157024793 (or divide by 4840) .


What is an acre?

The acre is a unit of land commonly employed within North America and the Caribbean. It is equal to 4,047 square metres or 43,560 square feet. This measurement is roughly equivalent to 40 per cent of a hectare. Interestingly enough, the acre can trace its roots back to mediaeval times. It was defined as the area that could be ploughed in a single day with the help of an ox. One acre is approximately 76 per cent the size of a football field. Many suburban lots are between one-quarter and one-fifth of an acre in size. You can find out more about acres in the article, how big is an acre?

What is a square yard?

Although having been somewhat replaced by the square meter, square yards are still used as a measurement of area within the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada. Each side of this square is equivalent to 0.91 meters. So, a square yard is useful in industries such as surveying, land development and real estate. Some abbreviations include sq. yd., yd2, sq yd and yard^2. To get a better idea of this space, the average size of a space within a parking lot is 36 square yards in total (about 30.2 square meters).


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