# Square Feet to Square Miles Converter

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

(find square feet)

## Result in Square Miles:

1 sq ft = 3.587E-8 sq mi
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## How to Convert Square Feet to Square Miles

To convert a measurement in square feet to a measurement in square miles, divide the area by the following conversion ratio: 27,878,400 square feet/square mile.

Since one square mile is equal to 27,878,400 square feet, you can use this simple formula to convert:

square miles = square feet ÷ 27,878,400

The area in square miles is equal to the area in square feet divided by 27,878,400.

For example, here's how to convert 50,000,000 square feet to square miles using the formula above.
square miles = (50,000,000 sq ft ÷ 27,878,400) = 1.793503 sq mi

## What Is a Square Foot?

One square foot is equivalent to the area of a square with sides that are each 1 foot in length.[1] One square foot is equal to 144 square inches or 0.092903 square meters .

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.

You can use a square footage calculator to calculate the area of a space if you know its dimensions.

## What Is a Square Mile?

One square mile is equal to the area of a square with sides that are each 1 mile long. One square mile is roughly equal to 2.59 square kilometers or 640 acres.

The square mile is a US customary and imperial unit of area. Square miles can be abbreviated as sq mi, and are also sometimes abbreviated as mi². For example, 1 square mile can be written as 1 sq mi or 1 mi².

## Square Foot to Square Mile Conversion Table

Table showing various square foot measurements converted to square miles.
Square Feet Square Miles
1 sq ft 0.00000003587 sq mi
2 sq ft 0.00000007174 sq mi
3 sq ft 0.00000010761 sq mi
4 sq ft 0.00000014348 sq mi
5 sq ft 0.00000017935 sq mi
6 sq ft 0.00000021522 sq mi
7 sq ft 0.00000025109 sq mi
8 sq ft 0.00000028696 sq mi
9 sq ft 0.00000032283 sq mi
10 sq ft 0.0000003587 sq mi
100 sq ft 0.000003587 sq mi
1,000 sq ft 0.00003587 sq mi
10,000 sq ft 0.000359 sq mi
100,000 sq ft 0.003587 sq mi
1,000,000 sq ft 0.03587 sq mi
10,000,000 sq ft 0.358701 sq mi
100,000,000 sq ft 3.587 sq mi

## References

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