# Square Yards to Square Feet Conversion

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

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## How to Convert Square Yards to Square Feet

To convert a square yard measurement to a square foot measurement, multiply the area by the conversion ratio.

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

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

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

### How Many Square Feet are in a Square Yard?

There are **9** square feet in a square yard, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 sq yd = 9 sq ft

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

## Square Yards

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

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.

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

## 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 equivalent 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 Yard to Square Foot Conversion Table

Square Yards | Square Feet |
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1 sq yd | 9 sq ft |

2 sq yd | 18 sq ft |

3 sq yd | 27 sq ft |

4 sq yd | 36 sq ft |

5 sq yd | 45 sq ft |

6 sq yd | 54 sq ft |

7 sq yd | 63 sq ft |

8 sq yd | 72 sq ft |

9 sq yd | 81 sq ft |

10 sq yd | 90 sq ft |

11 sq yd | 99 sq ft |

12 sq yd | 108 sq ft |

13 sq yd | 117 sq ft |

14 sq yd | 126 sq ft |

15 sq yd | 135 sq ft |

16 sq yd | 144 sq ft |

17 sq yd | 153 sq ft |

18 sq yd | 162 sq ft |

19 sq yd | 171 sq ft |

20 sq yd | 180 sq ft |

21 sq yd | 189 sq ft |

22 sq yd | 198 sq ft |

23 sq yd | 207 sq ft |

24 sq yd | 216 sq ft |

25 sq yd | 225 sq ft |

26 sq yd | 234 sq ft |

27 sq yd | 243 sq ft |

28 sq yd | 252 sq ft |

29 sq yd | 261 sq ft |

30 sq yd | 270 sq ft |

31 sq yd | 279 sq ft |

32 sq yd | 288 sq ft |

33 sq yd | 297 sq ft |

34 sq yd | 306 sq ft |

35 sq yd | 315 sq ft |

36 sq yd | 324 sq ft |

37 sq yd | 333 sq ft |

38 sq yd | 342 sq ft |

39 sq yd | 351 sq ft |

40 sq yd | 360 sq ft |

## References

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