Solid Wire Gauge Table

AWG Diameter (inches) Circular Mils Cross Sectional Area In Square Inches Lbs. Per 1000 Ft.
Copper Aluminum
0000 .4600 211600 .1662 640.5 194.7
000 .4096 167800 .1318 507.8 154.4
00 .3648 133100 .1045 402.8 122.4
0 .3249 105600 .082991 319.5 97.13
1 .2893 83690 .06573 253.3 77.00
2 .2576 66360 .05212 200.9 61.07
3 .2294 52620 .04133 159.3 48.43
4 .2043 41740 .03278 126.3 38.39
5 .1819 33090 .02599 100.2 30.46
6 .1620 26240 .02061 79.4 24.15
7 .1443 20820 .01635 63.0 19.16
8 .1285 16510 .01297 49.9 15.19
9 .1144 13090 .01028 39.6 12.04
10 .1019 10380 .00816 31.4 9.55
11 .0907 8230 .00646 24.9 7.57
12 .0808 6530 .00513 19.8 6.02
13 .0720 5180 .00407 15.7 4.77
14 .0641 4110 .00323 12.4 3.77
15 .0571 3260 .00256 9.87 3.00
16 .0508 2580 .00203 7.81 2.37
17 .0453 2050 .00161 6.21 1.89
18 .0403 1620 .00128 4.92 1.50
19 .0359 1290 .00101 3.90 1.19
20 .0320 1020 .000804 3.10 .942
21 .0285 812 .000638 2.46 .748
22 .0253 640 .000503 1.94 .599
23 .0226 511 .000401 1.55 .471
24 .0201 404 .000317 1.22 .371
25 .0179 320 .000252 .970 .295
26 .0159 253 .000199 .765 .233
27 .0142 202 .000158 .610 .185
28 .0126 159 .000125 .481 .146
29 .0113 128 .000100 .387 .118
30 .0100 100 .0000785 .303 .0921
31 .0089 79.2 .0000622 .240 .0730
32 .0080 64.0 .0000503 .194 .0590
33 .0071 50.4 .0000396 .153 .0465
34 .0063 39.7 .0000312 .120 .0365
35 .0056 31.4 .0000246 .0949 .0233
36 .0050 25.0 .0000196 .0757 .0230
37 .0045 20.2 .0000159 .0613 .0186
38 .0040 16.0 .0000126 .0484 .0147