How many square feet in a square yard?
1 Square yard (yd²) is equal to 9 square feet (ft²). 1 Square foot is equal to 0.111111 square yard.
1 Square Yard = 9 Square Feet
1 Square Foot = 0.111111 Square Yard
If you would like to convert from square feet to square yards and also get more information and access the tables please check square feet to square yards converter page.
How to convert from square yards to square feet?
There are 9 square feet in 1 square yard. To convert from square yards to square feet, as a formula multiply the square yard value by 9.
For example, to find out how many square feet there are in a square yard and a half, multiply 1.5 by 9, that makes 13.5 square feet in 1.5 square yards.
You may also use this area units conversion tool to convert between square yards, square feet and all area measurement units.
How to calculate an Area in Square Yards?
To calculate an area in square yards, multiply the length by the width in yards.
Area = Length × Width
For example, to calculate an area of a 5x4 room in yards, multiply 5 by 4, that makes 20 square yards. To calculate the square footage of the same area, multiply the result by 9. You may also use the conversion calculator above to calculate the area in both square yards and square feet by entering the length and the width in yards.
What is a Square Yard?
Square yard is an imperial and US Customary area unit and defined as the area of a square with sides 1 yard in length. 1 Square yard is equal to to 9 square feet. The symbol is "yd^{2}".
What is a Square Foot?
Square foot is an imperial and US Customary area unit and defined as a square with all sides are one foot in length. 1 Square foot is equal to 144 square inches. The symbol is "ft^{2}".