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Construction Measurements
What is one acre?
You may find it easier to visualize if you think of one acre as about the same area as one football field (minus the two end zones).

  • One (1) Acre = 43,560 square feet
  • One (1) Acre = 4,046.86 square meters
  • One (1) Acre = is 0.4047 hectares
  • One (1) Acre = is about 208 3/4 feet square
  • One (1) acre equals ten (10) square chains.
  • One (1) acre equals 160 square rods, poles, or perches.
  • One (1) acre equals 4,840 square yards.
  • One (1) acre equals 4,046.856 square meters.
  • One (1) acre equals 0.0016 square miles or sections.
  • One (1) acre equals 0.004 square kilometers.
  • One (1) acre equals 0.0000434 townships.
  • One (1) acre equals 1.183676 arpents.
  • One (1) acre equals 4.0 roods.
What is one mile?
You may have just read in the section above that one acre is about the same as one football field ... well, one square mile is equal to 640 acres or 640 football fields!
  • 1 Mile Square = a regular Section of land 1 Mile Square = 27,878,400 square feet
  • 1 Mile Square = 640 acres
  • 1 Mile = 5,280 feet
  • 1 Mile = 1.60935 kilometers
  • 1 Mile = 1,609.2655 meters
  • 1 Mile = 8 furlongs
  • 1 Mile = 320 rods
  • 1 Mile = 80 chains
  • 1 Mile = 320 perches
  • 1 Mile = 320 poles
  • 1 Mile = 8000 links
General Measurement
  • 1 Inch = .0254 meter
  • 1 Foot = 0.3048006 meter
  • 1 Kilometer = 3280.83 feet
  • 1 Kilometer = .62 mile
  • 1 Meter = 39.37 inches
  • 1 Meter = 3.280833 feet
  • 1 Meter Square = 10.764 square feet

 

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