Legal Paper Size, Dimensions and Format (US series)


216 x 356




Aspect ratio 1:1.65
Perimeter (P) 1,144 mm
Diagonal (d) 416.40 mm
Area (A) 76,896 mm²


The Legal format measures 216 x 356 mm or 8.5 x 14 inches. An Legal paper fromat has an aspect ratio of 1:1.65. The Area of the Legal paper size is 76,896 mm² or 119 in² with a perimeter of 1,144 mm or 45 in. An Legal format has a diagonal length of 416.40 mm or 16.38 in. The Legal size belongs to the US series. In the US series there are a total of 8 paper sizes.

Frequently Asked Questions

The size of an Legal paper is 216 x 356 mm

The size of an Legal paper in inches is 8.5 x 14 in

The half size of an Legal paper is 108 x 178 mm or 4.25 x 7 in

The aspect ratio of an Legal is 1:1.65

The area of an Legal paper is 76,896 mm or 119 in

The perimeter of an Legal paper is 1,144 mm or 45 in

The diagonal measurement of Legal paper is 416.40 mm or 16.38 in

Other US Paper Sizes →

There are a total of 8 US Paper Sizes.