# Square Feet to Square Yards Converter

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

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## How to Convert Square Feet to Square Yards

To convert a measurement in square feet to a measurement in square yards, divide the area by the following conversion ratio: 9 square feet/square yard.

Since one square yard is equal to 9 square feet, you can use this simple formula to convert:

square yards = square feet ÷ 9

The area in square yards is equal to the area in square feet divided by 9.

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

### How Many Square Yards Are in a Square Foot?

There are **0.111111** square yards in a square foot, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 sq ft = 0.111111 sq yd

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

## 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.

Learn more about square feet.

## What Is a Square Yard?

One square yard is equivalent to the area of a square with sides that are each 1 yard in length. One square yard is roughly equal to 9 square feet or 0.836127 square meters.

The square yard is a US customary and imperial unit of area. A square yard is sometimes also referred to as a square yd. Square yards can be abbreviated as *sq yd*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *yd²*. For example, 1 square yard can be written as 1 sq yd or 1 yd².

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

Learn more about square yards.

## Square Foot to Square Yard Conversion Table

Square Feet | Square Yards |
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1 sq ft | 0.111111 sq yd |

2 sq ft | 0.222222 sq yd |

3 sq ft | 0.333333 sq yd |

4 sq ft | 0.444444 sq yd |

5 sq ft | 0.555556 sq yd |

6 sq ft | 0.666667 sq yd |

7 sq ft | 0.777778 sq yd |

8 sq ft | 0.888889 sq yd |

9 sq ft | 1 sq yd |

10 sq ft | 1.1111 sq yd |

11 sq ft | 1.2222 sq yd |

12 sq ft | 1.3333 sq yd |

13 sq ft | 1.4444 sq yd |

14 sq ft | 1.5556 sq yd |

15 sq ft | 1.6667 sq yd |

16 sq ft | 1.7778 sq yd |

17 sq ft | 1.8889 sq yd |

18 sq ft | 2 sq yd |

19 sq ft | 2.1111 sq yd |

20 sq ft | 2.2222 sq yd |

21 sq ft | 2.3333 sq yd |

22 sq ft | 2.4444 sq yd |

23 sq ft | 2.5556 sq yd |

24 sq ft | 2.6667 sq yd |

25 sq ft | 2.7778 sq yd |

26 sq ft | 2.8889 sq yd |

27 sq ft | 3 sq yd |

28 sq ft | 3.1111 sq yd |

29 sq ft | 3.2222 sq yd |

30 sq ft | 3.3333 sq yd |

31 sq ft | 3.4444 sq yd |

32 sq ft | 3.5556 sq yd |

33 sq ft | 3.6667 sq yd |

34 sq ft | 3.7778 sq yd |

35 sq ft | 3.8889 sq yd |

36 sq ft | 4 sq yd |

37 sq ft | 4.1111 sq yd |

38 sq ft | 4.2222 sq yd |

39 sq ft | 4.3333 sq yd |

40 sq ft | 4.4444 sq yd |

## References

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

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