How Many Philadelphia City Blocks in a Mile?


There are 13 Philadelphia city blocks in one mile. One mile is equal to between 10 and 20 city blocks. The exact amount depends on the size of the blocks.
Q&A Related to "How Many Philadelphia City Blocks in a Mile?"
About 13 blocks.
It would take about 20 city blocks in Philadelphia to equal one mile. ChaCha!
Traditonally we think of a city block as being equal to .1 miles or 10 blocks to the mile. That is a rule of thumb and only an estimate. In your example it is .8 miles from 501 N.
In NYC, there are 20 city blocks per mile, so 5 blocks per quarter mile. Between avenues is longer. report this answer. Updated on Wednesday, February 01 2012 at 03:48PM EST. Source
Explore this Topic
How many city blocks it takes to equal one mile differs. There are commonly two different sizes of city blocks. There are roughly 10 to 20 blocks to one mile. ...
Determining how many city blocks are in a mile is not an exact science, and differs from city to city. Some cities even have different size blocks within the city ...
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 ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014