Feet to Inches

Converts length from feet to inches.

Length in feet

What is a foot?

A foot is a unit of length in the English imperial system, historically representing the length of an adult human foot. However, the foot is an imprecise measure, and until 1958, different countries had different lengths for a foot. Since 1958, a unified "international" foot has been used, equivalent to 0.3048 meters. The foot is not part of the International System of Units (SI) and is predominantly used in the United Kingdom, the United States, and other former British Empire countries.

How to write feet?

The notation for a foot is ft or the special symbol ' (single prime). For example, 6 feet can be written as 6 ft or 6'.

How to convert feet to inches?

To convert feet to inches, multiply the length in feet by 12. For example, 3 feet equals 36 inches.

How many inches in 1 foot?

There are 12 inches in 1 foot. A foot is 12 times larger than an inch.

Table of feet to inches conversion

The table shows popular length values in feet and their equivalent in inches.

FeetInches
0.56
112
224
336
448
560
672
784
896
9108
10120
11132
12144
13156
14168
15180
16192
17204
18216
19228
20240
24288
30360
36432
42504
48576
50600
54648
60720
66792
72864
78936
841008
901080
961152
1001200