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History, Politics & Society

# What is the for number of people per square mile or foot?

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###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Units of Measure, Area

### How many inches are in a square mile?

There are around 5372 inches in a Square mile [WRONG]
Square mile is a unit of area and inch is a unit of distance;
the conversion is not possible. Probable you think to square
inches.
answ2. there are 5280 feet in a mile and each foot has 12
inches.
So, 5280x5280x12x12 is the number of square inches in a square
mile. You may do the math.

###### Asked in Demographics, Science, Geography, Population

### What does ''average number of people per square mile'' mean?

This is a measure of average population density. If the United
States has a population of 300 million people and is 3,537,441
square miles, we can say that the United States has an average
number of 85 people per square mile. Compare this to the country of
Bangladesh, which has a population of 160 million but is also only
55,598 square miles. Bangladesh has over 2800 people per square
mile!
To calculate the average number of people per square mile you
can use the following equation:
number of people / area of land people live in

###### Asked in Social Sciences, Definitions

### What is population denstity?

"Population Density" means the number of people in a specific
geographic area, such as "people per square mile" or "people per
acre" or "people per square kilometer". In dense urban areas,
100,000 people per square mile is not uncommon. In farm areas,
densities of 0.2 people per square mile might be typical.

###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry, Area

### What is the length and width of a square mile?

A square mile is an area measurement, not a specific shape. They
could be just about anything, as long as they multiply together to
make one square mile.
1 mile by 1 mile is a square mile. Two miles by half a mile is a
square mile. 1 foot by 5280 miles is a square mile. This means that
8 square miles can be 2 miles by 4 miles or 1 mile by 8 miles.