# Square Miles to Square Meters Conversion

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

Results in Square Meters: 1 sq mi = 2,589,988.11 sq m

## How to Convert Square Miles to Square Meters To convert a square mile measurement to a square meter measurement, multiply the area by the conversion ratio. One square mile is equal to 2,589,988.11 square meters, so use this simple formula to convert:

square meters = square miles × 2,589,988.11

The area in square meters is equal to the square miles multiplied by 2,589,988.11.

For example, here's how to convert 5 square miles to square meters using the formula above.
5 sq mi = (5 × 2,589,988.11) = 12,949,940.55 sq m

## Square Miles

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

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 Meters

One square meter is equal to the area of a square with sides that are 1 meter in length.

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 . 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.

## Square Mile to Square Meter Conversion Table

Square mile measurements converted to square meters
Square Miles Square Meters
0.000001 sq mi 2.59 sq m
0.000002 sq mi 5.18 sq m
0.000003 sq mi 7.77 sq m
0.000004 sq mi 10.36 sq m
0.000005 sq mi 12.95 sq m
0.000006 sq mi 15.54 sq m
0.000007 sq mi 18.13 sq m
0.000008 sq mi 20.72 sq m
0.000009 sq mi 23.31 sq m
0.0000001 sq mi 0.258999 sq m
0.000001 sq mi 2.59 sq m
0.00001 sq mi 25.9 sq m
0.0001 sq mi 259 sq m
0.001 sq mi 2,590 sq m
0.01 sq mi 25,900 sq m
0.1 sq mi 258,999 sq m
1 sq mi 2,589,988 sq m

## References

1. Collins Dictionary, Definition of 'square meter', https://www.collinsdictionary.com/us/dictionary/english/square-meter