Square Kilometers to Square Miles Converter
Enter the area in square kilometers below to get the value converted to square miles.
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How to Convert Square Kilometers to Square Miles
To convert a measurement in square kilometers to a measurement in square miles, multiply the area by the following conversion ratio: 0.386102 square miles/square kilometer.
Since one square kilometer is equal to 0.386102 square miles, you can use this simple formula to convert:
The area in square miles is equal to the area in square kilometers multiplied by 0.386102.
How Many Square Miles Are in a Square Kilometer?
There are 0.386102 square miles in a square kilometer, which is why we use this value in the formula above.
1 sq km = 0.386102 sq mi
Square kilometers and square miles are both units used to measure area. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
What is a Square Kilometer?
One square kilometer is equivalent to the area of a square with sides that are each 1 kilometer in length. One square kilometer is equal to 0.386102 square miles or 1,000,000 square meters.
The square kilometer, or square kilometre, is a multiple of the square meter, which is the SI derived unit for area. In the metric system, "kilo" is the prefix for thousands, or 103. A square kilometer is sometimes also referred to as a square km. Square kilometers can be abbreviated as sq km, and are also sometimes abbreviated as km². For example, 1 square kilometer can be written as 1 sq km or 1 km².
Learn more about square kilometers.
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.
Learn more about square miles.
Square Kilometer to Square Mile Conversion Table
|Square Kilometers||Square Miles|
|1 sq km||0.386102 sq mi|
|2 sq km||0.772204 sq mi|
|3 sq km||1.1583 sq mi|
|4 sq km||1.5444 sq mi|
|5 sq km||1.9305 sq mi|
|6 sq km||2.3166 sq mi|
|7 sq km||2.7027 sq mi|
|8 sq km||3.0888 sq mi|
|9 sq km||3.4749 sq mi|
|10 sq km||3.861 sq mi|
|11 sq km||4.2471 sq mi|
|12 sq km||4.6332 sq mi|
|13 sq km||5.0193 sq mi|
|14 sq km||5.4054 sq mi|
|15 sq km||5.7915 sq mi|
|16 sq km||6.1776 sq mi|
|17 sq km||6.5637 sq mi|
|18 sq km||6.9498 sq mi|
|19 sq km||7.3359 sq mi|
|20 sq km||7.722 sq mi|
|21 sq km||8.1081 sq mi|
|22 sq km||8.4942 sq mi|
|23 sq km||8.8804 sq mi|
|24 sq km||9.2665 sq mi|
|25 sq km||9.6526 sq mi|
|26 sq km||10.04 sq mi|
|27 sq km||10.42 sq mi|
|28 sq km||10.81 sq mi|
|29 sq km||11.2 sq mi|
|30 sq km||11.58 sq mi|
|31 sq km||11.97 sq mi|
|32 sq km||12.36 sq mi|
|33 sq km||12.74 sq mi|
|34 sq km||13.13 sq mi|
|35 sq km||13.51 sq mi|
|36 sq km||13.9 sq mi|
|37 sq km||14.29 sq mi|
|38 sq km||14.67 sq mi|
|39 sq km||15.06 sq mi|
|40 sq km||15.44 sq mi|
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