# Hectares to Square Meters Conversion

Enter the area in hectares below to get the value converted to square meters.

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## How to Convert Hectares to Square Meters

To convert a hectare measurement to a square meter measurement, multiply the area by the conversion ratio.

Since one hectare is equal to 10,000 square meters, you can use this simple formula to convert:

The area in square meters is equal to the hectares multiplied by 10,000.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 hectares to square meters using the formula above.

### How Many Square Meters are in a Hectare?

There are **10,000** square meters in a hectare, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 ha = 10,000 sq m

Hectares and square meters are both units used to measure area. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## Hectares

One hectare is equal to 10,000 square meters,^{[1]} or the area of a square with 100 meter sides.

The hectare is an SI accepted unit for area for use with the metric system. In the metric system, "hecto" is the prefix for 10^{2}. Hectares can be abbreviated as *ha*; for example, 1 hectare can be written as 1 ha.

## Square Meters

One square meter is equal to the area of a square with sides that are 1 meter in length.^{[2]}

The square meter, or square metre, is the SI derived unit for area in the metric system. A square meter is sometimes also referred to as a square m. Square meters can be abbreviated as *sq m*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *m²*. For example, 1 square meter can be written as 1 sq m or 1 m².

Try our square meters calculator to calculate the area of a space.

## Hectare to Square Meter Conversion Table

Hectares | Square Meters |
---|---|

0.0001 ha | 1 sq m |

0.0002 ha | 2 sq m |

0.0003 ha | 3 sq m |

0.0004 ha | 4 sq m |

0.0005 ha | 5 sq m |

0.0006 ha | 6 sq m |

0.0007 ha | 7 sq m |

0.0008 ha | 8 sq m |

0.0009 ha | 9 sq m |

0.001 ha | 10 sq m |

0.002 ha | 20 sq m |

0.003 ha | 30 sq m |

0.004 ha | 40 sq m |

0.005 ha | 50 sq m |

0.006 ha | 60 sq m |

0.007 ha | 70 sq m |

0.008 ha | 80 sq m |

0.009 ha | 90 sq m |

0.01 ha | 100 sq m |

0.02 ha | 200 sq m |

0.03 ha | 300 sq m |

0.04 ha | 400 sq m |

0.05 ha | 500 sq m |

0.06 ha | 600 sq m |

0.07 ha | 700 sq m |

0.08 ha | 800 sq m |

0.09 ha | 900 sq m |

0.1 ha | 1,000 sq m |

0.2 ha | 2,000 sq m |

0.3 ha | 3,000 sq m |

0.4 ha | 4,000 sq m |

0.5 ha | 5,000 sq m |

0.6 ha | 6,000 sq m |

0.7 ha | 7,000 sq m |

0.8 ha | 8,000 sq m |

0.9 ha | 9,000 sq m |

1 ha | 10,000 sq m |

## References

- Cambridge Dictionary, hectare, https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/dictionary/english/hectare
- Collins Dictionary, Definition of 'square meter', https://www.collinsdictionary.com/us/dictionary/english/square-meter