Convert Square Centimeters to Square Feet

Enter the area in square centimeters below to get the value converted to square feet.

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1 sq cm = 0.001076 sq ft

How to Convert Square Centimeters to Square Feet

Calculators can be used to convert measurements from one unit to another

To convert a square centimeter measurement to a square foot measurement, multiply the area by the conversion ratio. One square centimeter is equal to 0.001076 square feet, so use this simple formula to convert:

square feet = square centimeters × 0.001076

The area in square feet is equal to the square centimeters multiplied by 0.001076.

For example, here's how to convert 500 square centimeters to square feet using the formula above.
500 sq cm = (500 × 0.001076) = 0.538196 sq ft

Square centimeters and square feet are both units used to measure area. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Square Centimeters

One square centimeter is equal to the area of a square with 1 centimeter long sides.

The square centimeter, or square centimetre, is a multiple of the square meter, which is the SI derived unit for area. In the metric system, "centi" is the prefix for 10-2. A square centimeter is sometimes also referred to as a square cm. Square centimeters can be abbreviated as sq cm, and are also sometimes abbreviated as cm². For example, 1 square centimeter can be written as 1 sq cm or 1 cm².

Square Feet

One square foot is equal to the area of a square with sides that are 1 foot in length.[1] One square foot is roughly equal to 144 square inches.

The square foot is a US customary and imperial unit of area. A square foot is sometimes also referred to as a square ft. Square feet can be abbreviated as sq ft, and are also sometimes abbreviated as ft². For example, 1 square foot can be written as 1 sq ft or 1 ft².

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

Square Centimeter to Square Foot Conversion Table

Square centimeter measurements converted to square feet
Square Centimeters Square Feet
1 sq cm 0.001076 sq ft
2 sq cm 0.002153 sq ft
3 sq cm 0.003229 sq ft
4 sq cm 0.004306 sq ft
5 sq cm 0.005382 sq ft
6 sq cm 0.006458 sq ft
7 sq cm 0.007535 sq ft
8 sq cm 0.008611 sq ft
9 sq cm 0.009688 sq ft
10 sq cm 0.010764 sq ft
20 sq cm 0.021528 sq ft
30 sq cm 0.032292 sq ft
40 sq cm 0.043056 sq ft
50 sq cm 0.05382 sq ft
60 sq cm 0.064583 sq ft
70 sq cm 0.075347 sq ft
80 sq cm 0.086111 sq ft
90 sq cm 0.096875 sq ft
100 sq cm 0.107639 sq ft
200 sq cm 0.215278 sq ft
300 sq cm 0.322917 sq ft
400 sq cm 0.430556 sq ft
500 sq cm 0.538196 sq ft
600 sq cm 0.645835 sq ft
700 sq cm 0.753474 sq ft
800 sq cm 0.861113 sq ft
900 sq cm 0.968752 sq ft
1,000 sq cm 1.0764 sq ft

References

  1. Merriam-Webster, square foot, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/square%20foot