How far is a mile?Foreve60 - 6 Answers
1 mile is equivalent to 5,280 feet.
As a child, I was taught that 1 mile was twelve city blocks. Of course, I have since learned that this on not accurate as the city block lengths in different towns vary. I do believe though that in most towns, if you walk twelve miles you will be close to the one mile mark. In some cities you may have to walk twenty blocks to reach 5,280 feet while in other cities it may be 8 blocks.
A mile is 5,280 ft. When I was younger, I remembered that by thinking 5 tomatoes. five two eight oh and five tomatoes :3
It is also 1.60934 km. :3
A mile is not any particular distance away. It is the length of the entire distance, which is precisely one mile long....
1 mile = 1.609344 kilometers
1 mile = 5280 feet
1 mile = 1760 yards
One mile is 5,280 feet or 1609.34 meters....
A mile is 5,280 feet....