# 1 Foot to Inches Conversion

If you’re looking for an easy and accurate way to convert 1 foot to inches, look no further!

This guide includes a helpful calculator that will do the conversion for you. In addition, we’ll provide some information about the 1 foot to inches conversion process.

So whatever the reason for your conversion this guide has you covered!

## What is 1 Foot in Inches? (1 ft to in)

**1 Foot equals 12 Inches**

**or**

**1 ft = 12 in**

## Feet to Inches Converter Calculator

Here is an easy to use feet to inch conversion calculator that should work on all devices:

## How to Convert 1 Foot to Inches?

Feet and inches are both units of length and part of the same customary system of measurement, so the conversion between to two is easy and straightforward.

Just remember there are 12 inches in a foot.

### Conversion Formula

1 foot is equal to 12 inches

or

1 ft = 12 in

So, the conversion factor is:

Inches = Feet x 12

### Example 1 ft to inches Equation

Here is an example of how we converted 1 ft to in:

1 ft x 12 = 12 in

## What are Feet and Inches?

Both feet and inches are units of length in the customary systems of measurement (also known as Imperial units), most commonly used in the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada.

Everyday measuring devices that have these units are the tape measure and ruler.

Height of a person is commonly measured by using a combination of feet and inches. For instance a person can be measured to 5 ft 8 in.

### What Are Feet?

A foot or feet (plural) is a unit of length in the imperial system of measurement. One foot is equal to 1/3 of a yard, 12 inches, 30.48 centimeters, or 0.3048 meters. Feet are used in many different ways, including to measure the height of a person or the altitude of a plane.

The foot measurement was widely used by the ancient Greek, Roman, and French systems. They used an average persons “foot” which was around 12 inches, but the accuracy of this

The abbreviation for a foot or feet is ‘ft or ‘ (prime symbol)’. For example 1 foot can be abbreviated to 1 ft or fttoin(val)}’.

### What is an Inch?

An inch is small measurement unit of length in the imperial system of measurement. It is defined as being one-twelfth of a foot. They are used to measure shorter distances or lengths

The inch is derived from the Latin word “uncia” and was roughly equal to the width of a human finger or thumbs.

The abbreviation for a centimeter is ‘in or ” (double prime symbol)’. For example, 12 meters can be abbreviated to 12 in or 12″.

## Common Feet to Inches Conversion Table

Here is a feet to inches conversion chart for those quick conversions.

This is a handy tool to have on hand, especially if you need to do a lot of conversions and need to find the number of inches quickly.

Feet (ft) |
Inches (in) |

0.01 ft | 0.12 in |

0.1 ft | 1.2 in |

1 ft | 12 in |

2 ft | 24 in |

3 ft | 36 in |

4 ft | 48 in |

5 ft | 60 in |

6 ft | 72 in |

7 ft | 84 in |

8 ft | 96 in |

9 ft | 108 in |

10 ft | 120 in |

15 ft | 180 in |

20 ft | 240 in |

25 ft | 300 in |

30 ft | 360 in |

40 ft | 480 in |

50 ft | 600 in |

60 ft | 720 in |

70 ft | 840 in |

80 ft | 960 in |

90 ft | 1080 in |

100 ft | 1200 in |

500 ft | 6000 in |

1000 ft | 12000 in |

## Convert Feet to Metric Units

Check out one of our handy and Easy to Use Conversion Guides if you would like to convert these customary units to other types of measurements, such as the SI units mm, cm, or km.