# Fencing a Rectangular Shaped Acreage Calculator

This calculator will calculate the amount of wire and post needed to fence a larger area measured in acres. It is assumed that the acreage is in a shape of a rectangle.

*Post count is based on lineal feet plus one post.*

#### The Calculation

- enter the number of acres
- the width of the acreage (in feet)
- how much wire on one roll ( in feet)
- the number of strands
- the spacing of the post (in feet)

#### The Results

- the length of the acreage
- the perimeter of the fence in lineal feet
- # of rolls of wire needed
- the amount of post needed

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