How Many Miles Is 10 Acres?

We are going to show you how many miles fit into 10 acres with a few different scenarios.

How Many Miles in a Perfect Square Block of 10 Acres:

  • Each side is 0.125 miles (660 feet / 201 metres) long

10 acres in miles square block

If you have a perfect square block of land and it is 10 acres area that equals to equal sides of 0.125 miles x 0.125 miles.

How Many Miles is in 10 Acres of Football Fields:

Take a look at how many feet and miles are in that area in the chart below:

How many miles is 10 acres

Calculating How Many Miles in 10 Acres of Football Fields Stacked On Top Of Each Other:

  • 1 football field is 360 feet x 160 feet
  • Stacking 8 football fields makes just over 10 acres
  • For the length: 360 feet x 8 = 2,880 feet (0.545 miles)
  • For the width: 160 feet x 1 = 160 feet (0.03 miles)

Calculating How Many Miles in 10 Acres of Football Fields Grouped 4 Across:

  • 4 football fields across = 4 x 160 feet = 640 feet (0.12 miles)
  • 2 football fields height = 2 x 360 feet = 720 feet (0.136 miles)

How Many Miles in 10 Acres if it is Only a 1 Foot Wide Path:

  • 10 acres is 435,600 square feet
  • So a 1 foot wide path would need to be 435,600 feet long to be 10 acres
  • 435,600 feet is 82.5 miles long
  • So a 1 foot path would be 82.5 miles long to make it 10 acres area

Here’s what 82.5 miles looks like across Long Island, New York:

82.5 miles across long island

It’s almost the entire length of Long Island.

How Long Would it Take To Mow a 1 Foot by 82.5 Mile Lawn:

  • The lawn mower deck width is more than 1 feet so you only need to walk 82.5 miles in 1 direction
  • Normal walking speed with a self propelled mower is 3 miles per hour
  • 82.5 miles / 3 miles per hour = 27.5 hours to mow that lawn

Summing Up

The most common reason people search how many miles is 10 acres is to find how many each side of a perfect 10 acre square is.

  • 0.125 miles x 0.125 miles = 10 acres