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Five acres is equivalent to 24,200 square yards, or 0.7 percent of a square mile. Since an acre is equivalent to about 75 percent of the area of a football field, 5 acres is equivalent to almost four football fields.

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An acre is equal to 43,560 square feet, so 100 acres equals 4,356,000 square feet. An acre is 1/640 of a square mile, so 100 acres also equals about 0.16 square miles. Because 1 acre equals about 4046.86 square meters, 100 acres equals 404686 square meters in the metric system.

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A 1-acre plot of land is equivalent to 43,560 square feet or 4,840 square yards. An acre is also equal to about 75 percent of the size of a football field.

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One acre is equal to 0.0016 square miles. The value is also equivalent to 4,840 square yards, 43,560 square feet, 0.004047 square kilometers or 4,046.86 square meters.

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An acre is equal to 43,560 square feet or 4,840 square yards. A square mile contains 640 acres. The word acre comes from the Old English term "aecer" or "aker," which meant "open field."

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The most common size comparison of an acre is with a standard American football field, which is 6,400 square yards, or 1.32 acres. An acre is roughly the size of a football field without the end zones.

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An acre is equal to 43,560 square feet or 4,840 square yards of land. This is about equal to about 75 percent of a football field, which is about 48,000 square feet, states The Calculator site. It is also comparable to 16 tennis courts and can hold 150 parked cars.

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An acre is 43,560 square feet. An acre of land that is in a perfect square shape measures 208 feet, 9 inches on each side.

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Because an acre is a measurement of area, it cannot be converted to feet but rather to square feet. Similarly, because an acre does not have to have a specified shape, it is equivalent to any area that measures 43,560 square feet.

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Acres are measured in square feet, and there are 43,560 square feet in 1 acre. If the acre of land is perfectly square, each side will be just under 209 feet long.