# Convert 55 km to ft-us

In this article I will show you how to convert 55 kilometers into us survey feet. Throughout the explanation below I might also call it 55 km to ft-us. They are the same thing!

## How to Convert Kilometers to Us survey feet

A kilometer is greater than a us survey foot. I know that a km is greater than a ft-us because of something called conversion factors.

Put very simply, a conversion factor is a number that can be used to change one set of units to another, by multiplying or dividing it. So when we need to convert 55 kilometers into us survey feet, we use a conversion factor to get the answer.

The conversion factor for km to ft-us is:

1 km = 3280.8333333333 ft-us

Now that we know what the conversion factor is, we can easily calculate the conversion of 55 km to ft-us by multiplying `3280.8333333333` by the number of kilometers we have, which is 55.

55 x 3280.8333333333 = 180445.83333333 ft-us

So, the answer to the question "what is 55 kilometers in us survey feet?" is 180445.83333333 ft-us.

## Kilometers to Us survey feet Conversion Table

Below is a sample conversion table for km to ft-us:

Kilometers (km) Us survey feet (ft-us)
0.0132.81
0.1328.08
13280.83
26561.67
39842.5
516404.17
1032808.33
2065616.67
50164041.67
100328083.33
10003280833.33

## Best Conversion Unit for 55 km

Sometimes when you work with conversions from one unit to another, the numbers can get a little confusing. Especially when dealing with really large numbers.

I've also calculated what the best unit of measurement is for 55 km.

To determine which unit is best, I decided to define that as being the unit of measurement which is as low as possible, without going below 1. Smaller numbers are more easily understood and can make it easier for you to understand the measurement.

The best unit of measurement I have found for 55 km is nautical miles and the amount is 29.697624190065 nmi.