Section Township Range


Land Area Measurements

1 pole or 1 rod = 16.5 feet or 25 links
1 link = 0.66 feet or 7.92 inches
1 chain = 100 links, 4 rods, or 66 feet
80 chains = 1 mile, 320 rods, 1760 yards, or 5280 feet
1 acre = 10 sq. chains, 160 sq. rods, 4840 sq. yard, or 43,560 sq. feet
1 square mile = 1 section of land or 640 acres
Township = 36 sq. miles (36 mile sq. sections)