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Points - Inches Converter

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Convert between points and inches (in). This converter is part of the full length and distance converter tool. Simply choose which unit you want to convert from and to, enter a value and click the 'convert' button. A reference chart can be found further down the page.

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Converting inches and points

Some commonly asked questions are included below, as well as a reference chart. When making manual conversions, you can use the converter at the top of this page to check your answer.

How many points are there in 1 inch?

There are 72 points in 1 inch. To convert from inches to points, multiply your figure by 72 (or divide by 0.013888888888889) .

How many inches are there in 1 point?

There are 0.013888888888889 inches in 1 point. To convert from points to inches, multiply your figure by 0.013888888888889 (or divide by 72) .


In the chart below, figures are rounded to a maximum of 3 decimal places (6 with smaller numbers) to give approximations.

Inches and points reference chart

Inches Points Points Inches
0.1 7.2 0.1 0.001 in
1 72 1 0.014 in
2 144 2 0.028 in
3 216 3 0.042 in
4 288 4 0.056 in
5 360 5 0.069 in
6 432 6 0.083 in
7 504 7 0.097 in
8 576 8 0.111 in
9 648 9 0.125 in
10 720 10 0.139 in
20 1440 20 0.278 in
30 2160 30 0.417 in
40 2880 40 0.556 in
50 3600 50 0.694 in
60 4320 60 0.833 in
70 5040 70 0.972 in
80 5760 80 1.111 in
90 6480 90 1.25 in
100 7200 100 1.389 in

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