Table of Land Measurements


Linear Measure

MeasurementEquals
1 inch.0833 foot
7.92 inches1 link
12 inches1 foot
1 vara33 inches
2.75 feet1 vara
3 feet1 yard
25 links16.5 feet
25 links1 rod
100 links1 chain
16.5 feet1 rod
5.5 yards1 rod
4 rods100 links
66 feet1 chain
80 chains1 mile
320 rods1 mile
8000 links1 mile
5280 feet1 mile
1760 yards1 mile

Square Measure

MeasurementEquals
144 square inches1 square foot
9 square feet1 square yard
30.5 square yards3.38 square yards
16 square rods484 square yards
1 square rod272.25 square feet
1 square chain4356 square feet
10 square chain1 acre
160 square rods1 acre
4840 square yards1 acre
43560 square feet1 acre
640 acres1 square mile
1 square mile1 section
36 square miles1 township
6 miles square1 township
208 feet 8 inches square1 acre
80 rods square40 acres
160 rods square160 acres

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