The land used for agricultural or farming purposes and the property that is or will be used for commercial or residential purposes is always measured differently in our country. The set of units that are used for land measurement will be different from that of the units used for the measurement of properties. Square yards, Acres, Bighas, Kanal, gunthas and few more are specially used for the measurement of the lands or plots and if spoken about the units used for property measurement, then a square foot, square metre, hectare and few more comes into play.
Having a good knowledge and clarity about the various units of land and property measurement
helps one in making the buying and selling decision easier.
About Guntha and Acre in brief
An acre is the most traditional and commonly used units for the measurement of huge land areas in the rural parts of our country can be converted to other forms as well. Similarly, Guntha is the unit of measurement that can be said to be another most often used unit in various parts of India. Commonly used in different parts of North India, the lands which are kept for agricultural purposes, Guntha is the unit used for measuring them.
Now let’s see, what the value happens to be when Acre is converted to not only to Guntha but also other units as well:
- 1 Acre= 43560sq.feet
- 1 Acre = 4046sq.m
- 1 Acre = 4839sq.yards
- 1 Acre = 0.4046 Hectare
- 1 Acre = 3.025 Bigha (Assam)
- 1 Acre = 1.600 Bigha (Bihar)
- 1 Acre = 1.6 Bigha (Chhattisgarh)
- 1 Acre = 2.500 Bigha (Gujarat)
- 1 Acre = 8.000Kanal
- 1 Acre = 32.00Biswa
- 1 Acre = 18.14 Ground
- 1 Acre = 40.46Are
- 1 Acre = 40.00Guntha
Equalizing values from Guntha to Acre
Acre and Guntha are two most important units, which are mainly used for the measurement of land or any plot. Especially in the rural parts of our country, these units are used to measure huge land or plot areas, that can be used for agriculture.
If converted from Guntha to Acre, and the value is equalized, then the result is:
- 1 Guntha = 0.02499 Acre
Equalizing values from Ground to Acre
The land and plot measuring unit used especially in South India, like Tamil Nadu, is Ground.
If converted from Ground to Acre, and the value is equalized, then the result is:
- 1 Ground = 0.05510 Acre
Equalizing values from Biswa to Acre
India is divided into two halves; one is rural and another is urban. Biswa is the land measuring unit, that is mainly used in the rural areas of the country for the measurement of huge areas of land which can be used for agriculture or farming. If, converted from Biswa to Acre, and the value is equalized, then the result is:
- 1 Biswa = 0.01999Acre
Equalizing values from Kanal to Acre
Being used for a long time and can be said that Kanal is a unit of area measurement that is being since the British rule in India. Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Kanal to Acre, is:
- 1 Kanal = 0.125Acre
Equalizing values from Are to Acre
Today in this century, Are is such a unit of land area measurement, which is very essential these days. For more clarity for people who cannot calculate the value of 1 Are, then they can measure 100 square metres as it equalizes with 1 Are. Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Are to Acre, is:
- 1 Are = 0.0247Acre
Equalizing values from Square Feet to Acre
Specially used for the measurement of property areas in the urban parts of our country, this unit square foot is being used. The property that would be measured by square foot can be either used for residential or commercial purposes. Not only in India but in different places outside India, the square foot is used as one of the most important land measuring units. Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Square feet to Acre, is:
- 1 Sq.ft = 0.00002295Acre
Equalizing values from square Meter to Acre
Like square foot, the square metre is also a land measuring unit in India, used quite often. When land or property is exactly in the shape of a square, then it is said, that the height and width measure 1 square metre. Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Square metre to Acre, is:
- 1 Sq.m = 0.0002471 Acre
Equalizing values from square yards to Acre
Used for the measurement of huge lands or plot, the unit Square Yard is used in our country. Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Square yards to Acre, is:
- 1 Sq.yard = 0.0002066 Acre
Equalizing values from Hectare to Acres
Hectare is like the other important and essential units used for the measurement of land or plot area in our country. Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Hectare to Acre, is:
- 1 Hectare = 2.471Acre
Equalizing values from Bigha to Acre
Bigha being one of the old ways of land area measurement that is used especially for the measurement of big land or area. The unit Bigha varies state-wise and doesn’t have a fixed value as well. So, we will show a few places and the results of those particular places when Bigha gets converted to Acre.
- 1 Bigha (Assam) = 0.330 Acre
- 1 Bigha (Bihar) = 0.6248 Acre
- 1 Bigha (Gujarat) = 0.3999 Acre
- 1 Bigha (Madhya Pradesh) = 0.275 Acre
- 1 Bigha (West Bengal) = 0.3305 Acre
Q. How can people convert Acre to other units online?
These days, online conversions of an area measuring units have become very easy. You just have to click on this link.
Q. What is the value of 500 Hectare in Acres?
When 500 Hectare is converted in Acres the result comes out to be:500 Hectare = 2.4710 Acre
Q. What would be the values of 5 Bighas when converted to Acres in Gujarat, UP, Bihar?
Bigha and Acre are the two units which are used for the measurement of huge land areas and
when the value of 5 Bighas is equalized with Acres, the result comes out to be:
5 Bigha (Gujarat) = 1.999 Acre
5 Bigha (UP) = 3.099 Acre
5 Bigha (Bihar) = 3.124 Acre
Q. How much is 5 Acres to Guntha?
When converted from 5 Acres to Guntha, the result comes out to be:
5 Acres = 200.00Guntha