Square yards to square inches (yd2 to in2) area units conversion factor is 1296. To find out how many square inches in square yards, multiply the square yard value by 1296 or use the converter.
1 Sq. Yard = 1296 Sq. Inches
There are 1296 square inches in a square yard, because one yard equals to 36 inches and the area of a square is calculated by multiplying a side by itself, that makes 36 * 36 = 1296 sq. inches in a sq. yard.
For example, to find out how many sq. inches there are in a sq. yard and a half, as a formula to convert from sq. yard to sq. inches, multiply the sq. yard value by 1296, that makes 1.5 yd2 * 1296 = 1944 sq. inches in 1.5 sq. 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 equals to 1296 sq. inches and 9 sq. feet. The abbreviation is "yd2".
Square inch is an imperial and US Customary area unit and defined as the area of a square with sides 1 inch in length. 1 square inch equals to 0.00077 sq. yards and 6.45 sq. centimeters. The abbreviation is "in2".