# How Many Feet in a City Block?

A city block is a central section of city planning and design. It is the smallest area that is bordered by streets. A city block has around 80 to 100 meters which is about 328 feet.
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 In New York City, a city block measures 1/16th of a mile or about 100 meters.A meter is about 3.2 feet. So that would measure out to be about 328 feet. http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Science/Physics/how...
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 There is 44,560 square feet in one acre of land. A "typical" city block (they can be many different sizes), when calculated by an engineer beginning to work on a new development http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How+many+houses+fit+on+o...