How many section in 1 square mile?
The answer is 0.99999598854439.
We assume you are converting between section and square mile.
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The SI derived unit for area is the square meter.
1 square meter is equal to 3.8610060971078E-7 section, or 3.8610215854245E-7 square mile.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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Quick conversion chart of section to square mile

1 section to square mile = 1 square mile

5 section to square mile = 5.00002 square mile

10 section to square mile = 10.00004 square mile

15 section to square mile = 15.00006 square mile

20 section to square mile = 20.00008 square mile

25 section to square mile = 25.0001 square mile

30 section to square mile = 30.00012 square mile

40 section to square mile = 40.00016 square mile

50 section to square mile = 50.0002 square mile

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A square mile is defined as the area of a square
with sides one mile in length.

The definition of a mile is as follows:

A mile is any of several units of distance, or, in physics terminology, of length. Today, one mile is mainly equal to about 1609 m on land and 1852 m at sea and in the air, but see below for the details. The abbreviation for mile is 'mi'. There are more specific definitions of 'mile' such as the metric mile, statute mile, nautical mile, and survey mile. On this site, we assume that if you only specify 'mile' you want the statute mile.

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