# How many feet in a yard

The conversion factor used in converting yards to feet is 3.

## 3 Feet

The conversion factor used in converting yards to feet is 3. If you want to find the number of feet in yards you will have to multiply the value by 3. You can also use the yard to feet conversion table or the conversion calculator. One yard is equal to three feet and can be indicated as;

### Yards to feet Converter

#### `1 Yard = 3 Feet `

1 Yard = 3 Feet

Yard is abbreviated as “yd.” and is an imperial, United States customary unit. Yard is equivalent to 36 inches or 3 feet and it is mostly used for large measurements. Foot is abbreviates as “ft” or by the prime symbol (‘). It is an imperial, United States customary length unit and also used in the daily life experiences. One foot is equivalent to 0.3048 yards. In the ancient times, people used parts of human body as a measurement of length. This makes foot one of the oldest length units and one foot is also equivalent to 12 inches.

You can always check the values in the yards to feet conversion table as it gives you the exact values of the calculation. It might become difficult to compute large values and the converter can be useful in performing the calculations. The yard to feet calculator has been programmed to execute different calculations within a short period. The first procedure is to enter the values to be converted before clicking the “Convert” button. The results of the calculation will be displayed below the active controls in the bottom platform of the calculator.

The accuracy of results will always depend on the values you enter in the required text fields. The “Reset” button is used in clearing all data of the previous calculations from the calculator. You can always repeat the same procedure when you want to convert the value in yards to feet.