The rood conversion selector on this page selects the area/surface measurement unit to convert to starting from roods (ro). To make a conversion starting from a unit of area other than rood, simply click on the "Reset" button.
The rood is an old unit of area in the Imperial system of units equal to 1,011.7141056 square meters (1 rood = 1,011.7141056 m2), the standard derived unit of area in the International System of Units (SI).
The rood (ro) is also equal to 0.10117141 hectares (ha) or about 10.117141 ares (a) (units of area in the metric system), or 0.0010117141 square kilometers (km2) (a unit of area in the SI), or 0.25 acres (ac), or 10,890 square feet (sq ft) or 1,210 square yards (sq yd), which are Imperial / US customary units of area.
Alternative name: rod (plural: rods, old documents)