# 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. One square yard is equal to 9 square feet, so 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.

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