# acre to square yard

The area is a two-dimensional surface when is the measure of the amount of 2-dimensional area, a particular body will cover. Depending on the situation when we consider which unit of a particular quantity will be chosen. Here in this section first we will consider what is an acre and then what square yards are and finally we will consider equation to convert acre to square yards.

## acre to square yard

Acres

• Acres is the unit of area, which is considered when the area which is to be measured is very small.
• One acre is the unit of area, which is equal to the area of the 1/640th of the one square miles area, this means that suppose we have an area which is equal to the area of one square mile. Now we have to divide the whole area into 640 equal parts, then the part which you will get is equal to the one acres.
• Acres in the unit of area, which is mainly used in the real estate business and has its use in constructional purposes also.

Square yards

• Square yards is the unit of area, which is also a unit of area which is considered when the area to be measured is very small.

• One square yard of an area is equal to the area of a square whose length is equal to one yard. Or we can say that the area of the square yard is equal to the area of 0.8th of an area of a square meter.

• A square yard is mainly considered when we have the work for an agricultural purpose, small infrastructure purpose and is mainly used In the European countries.

Conversion, you can use this following unit in order to convert square yards to acres of vice versa.

• one acre is equal to 4840 square yards
• One square yard is equal to 0.000207 acres.