## Number of Bricks per Square Foot

**How many briks are there per square foot?**

6

As per the eHow.com information, the average area of a brick is 24 square inches. A square foot can be called 144 square inches as well. When 144 sq. inches are divided by 24 sq. inches, then it will result in 6. Therefore, a square foot can be filled with six bricks. The number of bricks required for the entire construction can be calculated if the total area is known.

This fact is verified on : December 12, 2012.