Inches to feet (in to ft) conversion factor is 0.083333. To find out how many feet in inches, multiply by the conversion factor or use the converter.
1 Inch = 0.0833333333 (1/12) Foot
Inch is a comonly used unit of length in imperial and customary measurement systems. The word inch comes from latin and means one-twelfth of something, in this case 1/12 of a foot. The abbreviation is "in" and also the symbol is a double prime (").
Foot is one of the most common length units since ancient times, since they were using human body parts for length measurements. In 1959, international foot is defined to be exactly as 0.3048 metre whereas 1 survey foot is 3.280833333 metre. The abbreviation is "ft" and the symbol is (') prime.