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Inches to Feet and Inches

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Convert inches to feet and inches using our conversion tool and charts.

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How do you convert inches to feet?

1 inch is equal to 1/12 foot To convert from inches to feet, divide your inches figure by 12.

How to convert inches to feet AND inches

If you have a figure in inches and you wish to convert it to feet and inches, try the following:

  1. Divide your inches figure by 12 to get your total feet figure as a decimal = (a)
  2. Round your total feet figure (a) down to the nearest whole foot = (b)
  3. Subtract figure (b) from figure (a) to get your remaining decimal = (c)
  4. Multiply that decimal (c) by 12 to get your remainder in inches = (d)
  5. Combine the whole foot figure (b) and your remainder in inches (d)

Note that you can convert cm to feet and inches here.

What is 71 inches in feet?

71 inches equals 5 feet, 11 inches (or 5.9167 feet). There are 12 inches in one foot. So, the calculation leaves us with 5 whole feet plus the extra 11 inches.

Example calculation

  1. 71/12 = 5.91666666667
  2. Rounding 5.91666666667 down gives us 5 feet
  3. 5.91666666667 - 5 = 0.91666666667 feet remaining
  4. 0.91666666667 × 12 = 11 inches
  5. Our 71 inch measurement is equal to 5 ft and 11 inches

If you want to know how to represent these figures in documentation, read our article on how to write feet and inches.

Inches to feet and inches chart

Inches Feet and inches Feet
60 inches 5 feet, 0 in 5 feet
61 inches 5 feet, 1 in 5.083 feet
62 inches 5 feet, 2 in 5.167 feet
63 inches 5 feet, 3 in 5.25 feet
64 inches 5 feet, 4 in 5.333 feet
65 inches 5 feet, 5 in 5.417 feet
66 inches 5 feet, 6 in 5.5 feet
67 inches 5 feet, 7 in 5.583 feet
68 inches 5 feet, 8 in 5.667 feet
69 inches 5 feet, 9 in 5.75 feet
70 inches 5 feet, 10 in 5.833 feet
71 inches 5 feet, 11 in 5.917 feet
72 inches 6 feet, 0 in 6 feet
73 inches 6 feet, 1 in 6.083 feet
74 inches 6 feet, 2 in 6.167 feet
75 inches 6 feet, 3 in 6.25 feet
76 inches 6 feet, 4 in 6.333 feet
77 inches 6 feet, 5 in 6.417 feet
78 inches 6 feet, 6 in 6.5 feet
79 inches 6 feet, 7 in 6.583 feet
80 inches 6 feet, 8 in 6.667 feet
Conversions are rounded to max 3 decimal places

What is 69 inches in feet?

69 inches is equal to 5 feet, 9 inches (or 5.75 feet). This equates to a height of just over 175cm, in a metric unit equivalent.

To see feet and inch conversions for a larger range of heights, take a look at our height chart.


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