# Convert square feet to square yards

Enter the number of square feet you want to convert to square yards in the text box below. The conversion to area in square yards will update as you type.

square feet (sq ft)
1 square feet = 0.111 square yards

## Precise decimal and fraction answers

The conversion in square yards rounded to six significant decimal places is 1 sq ft = 0.111111 sq yd. The precise fraction answer is 1/9 sq yd.

### Decimal Precision

Conversion from one to ten decimal places

• 1 sq ft = 0.1 sq yd
• 1 sq ft = 0.11 sq yd
• 1 sq ft = 0.111 sq yd
• 1 sq ft = 0.1111 sq yd
• 1 sq ft = 0.11111 sq yd
• 1 sq ft = 0.111111 sq yd
• 1 sq ft = 0.1111111 sq yd
• 1 sq ft = 0.11111111 sq yd
• 1 sq ft = 0.111111111 sq yd
• 1 sq ft = 0.1111111111 sq yd

## Square feet to square yards conversion factor and formulas

Formula

The conversion factor between square feet and square yards is 9. This represents the ratio of square feet per one square yard. To calculate the value in square yards, we can either divide by the conversion factor or multiply by its inverse.

### Division

To convert from square feet to square yards, divide square feet by 9.
The formula is expressed as:
sq ft ÷ 9 = sq yd

### Multiplication

Alternatively we can multiply by the inverse conversion factor to get the same result.
The inverse of 9 is 1/9 or 0.111. To convert from square feet to square yards, multiply square feet by 0.111.
The formula is expressed as:
sq ft × 0.111 = sq yd

When converting from from square feet to square yards, both units are within the US Customary / UK Imperial system and conversion factors are governed by standards set by the controlling body.

## Reverse this conversion

Convert from square yards to square feet instead.

## 1 square feet to other area units

### Metric

• 1 sq ft = 9.29×10-6 ha
• 1 sq ft = 9.29×10-8 km2
• 1 sq ft = 0.093 m2
• 1 sq ft = 9.29 dm2
• 1 sq ft = 929.03 cm2
• 1 sq ft = 92,903.04 mm2
• 1 sq ft = 9.29×1010 µ2
• 1 sq ft = 9.29×1016 nm2

### Imperial/U.S.

• 1 sq ft = 2.296×10-5 acre
• 1 sq ft = 3.587×10-8 sq mi
• 1 sq ft = 0.111 sq yd
• 1 sq ft = 1 sq ft
• 1 sq ft = 144 sq in

## References and Citations

1. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) General Tables of Units of Measurement

## Square feet to square yards conversion table

sq ft sq yd
1 sq ft 0.111 sq yd
2 sq ft 0.222 sq yd
3 sq ft 0.333 sq yd
4 sq ft 0.444 sq yd
5 sq ft 0.556 sq yd
6 sq ft 0.667 sq yd
7 sq ft 0.778 sq yd
8 sq ft 0.889 sq yd
9 sq ft 1 sq yd
10 sq ft 1.111 sq yd
sq ft sq yd
20 sq ft 2.222 sq yd
30 sq ft 3.333 sq yd
40 sq ft 4.444 sq yd
50 sq ft 5.556 sq yd
60 sq ft 6.667 sq yd
70 sq ft 7.778 sq yd
80 sq ft 8.889 sq yd
90 sq ft 10 sq yd
100 sq ft 11.111 sq yd
1,000 sq ft 111.111 sq yd