Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet to inches is 12, which means that 1 foot is equal to 12 inches:

1 ft = 12 in

To convert 55 feet into inches we have to multiply 55 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from feet to inches. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft → 12 in

55 ft → L(in)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length L in inches:

L(in) = 55 ft × 12 in

L(in) = 660 in

The final result is:

55 ft → 660 in

We conclude that 55 feet is equivalent to 660 inches:

55 feet = 660 inches

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 inch is equal to 0.0015151515151515 × 55 feet.

Another way is saying that 55 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0015151515151515 inches.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that fifty-five feet is approximately six hundred sixty inches:

55 ft ≅ 660 in

An alternative is also that one inch is approximately zero point zero zero two times fifty-five feet.

Conversion table

feet to inches chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from feet to inches

feet (ft) inches (in)
56 feet 672 inches
57 feet 684 inches
58 feet 696 inches
59 feet 708 inches
60 feet 720 inches
61 feet 732 inches
62 feet 744 inches
63 feet 756 inches
64 feet 768 inches
65 feet 780 inches