## 1 Square Kilometer

## =

## 0.386102159 Square Mile

### Square Kilometer to Square Mile (How many square miles in a square kilometer?)

This is a conversion calculator that is used to convert the area in square kilometer (km^{2}) to area in square miles (mi^{2}). It is programmed with a simple formula that executes the conversion from square kilometers to square miles. The first step when using this converter is to enter the value to be converted in square kilometers and press the ‘Convert' button to begin the conversion.

The result in square miles is displayed below the ‘Convert' button. The square kilometers to square miles calculator gives quick and accurate results depending on the values entered in the blank text field.

##### Example;

Convert 200 square kilometers to square miles

##### Solution

First, enter the value in square kilometers (200) in the blank text field. Press the ‘Convert' button to initiate the conversion process from square kilometers to square miles. The result in square miles will be;

200 Square Kilometers = 77.2204318 Square Miles

Use the same procedure when you want to convert new values from square kilometers to square miles.

The square kilometers to square miles conversion tables are used to determine the conversion of common values from square kilometers to square miles.

## Square Kilometers to Square Miles Conversion

#### How many square miles are in a square kilometer?

The area units' conversion factor of square kilometers to square miles is 0.386102159. If you want to determine the number of square miles in one square kilometer, simply multiply the value in square kilometers by the conversion factor.

1 square kilometer = 0.386102159 Square Miles

This means that there are 0.386102159 Square Miles in one square kilometer.

The area of a square is determined when one side is multiplied by itself and one kilometer is defined as 0.621371 miles.

Therefore;

0.621371 x 0.621371 = 0.386102159 Square Miles in one square kilometer.

For example; how many square miles are in 70 square kilometers? Using the conversion formula, you will multiply this value by the conversion factor.

; 70 x 0.386102159

= 27.02715113 Square Miles in 70 square kilometers.

##### Definitions

A square kilometer is an area unit in the metric system of measurement abbreviated as "km^{2}" or "sq. km". One square kilometer is defined as 0.386 square miles and is equal to 247.1 acres and 100 hectares.

A square mile is both a US customary and an imperial area unit of measurement and is abbreviated as "mi^{2}" or "sq. mi". One square mile is equivalent to 2.59 square kilometers, 250 hectares and 640 acres.