Square yards to acres (sq yd to ac) Relation

Both square yards and acres are units of measuring Area in US customary and Imperial units. One square yard is 0.000206612 acres. Thus, to convert acres to square yards, just multiply the area value by 0.000206612 or divide area value by 4840.

How many acres in one square yard?

One square yard is equal to 0.000206612 acre.
Thus, One acre is equal to 4840 square yard.

Square yards to acres formula
ac = sq yd * 0.000206612

Square Yards To Acres Conversion Chart

Square Yards (yd2) Acres (ac)
1 yd20.00020661157024793388 ac
10 yd20.002066115702479339 ac
20 yd20.004132231404958678 ac
50 yd20.010330578512396695 ac
100 yd20.02066115702479339 ac
500 yd20.10330578512396695 ac
1000 yd20.2066115702479339 ac
2000 yd20.4132231404958678 ac
5000 yd21.0330578512396693 ac

Convert from square yards to acres formula

Total acres =
Total square yards

For example, if you want to convert 15000 square yards to acres then,

= 3.0991735537190084 ac

Convert from acres to square yards formula

Total square yards = Total acres x 4840

3.0991735537190084 ac = 3.0991735537190084 x 4840 = 15000 yd2

Square Yards

General Information

Unit systemBritish imperial systems
Unit ofArea
Symbolsq yd or yd2

The square yard (Northern India: gaj, Pakistan: gaz) is an imperial unit of area, formerly used in most of the English-speaking world, but now generally replaced by the square metre. However, it is still in widespread use in the U.S., the U.K., Canada, Pakistan and India. It is defined as the area of a square with sides of one yard (three feet, thirty-six inches, 0.9144 metres) in length.


General Information

Unit systemUS customary units and the British imperial systems
Unit ofArea
Symbolacre or ac

The acre is a unit of land area used in the imperial and US customary systems. It is traditionally defined as the area of one chain by one furlong (66 by 660 feet), which is exactly equal to 10 square chains, ​1⁄640 of a square mile, or 43,560 square feet, and approximately 4,047 m2, or about 40% of a hectare. Based upon the International yard and pound agreement of 1959, an acre may be declared as exactly 4,046.8564224 square metres. One recognised symbol for the acre is ac,but the word "acre" is also used as the symbol.