# Keyword Analysis & Research: parking spot width and length

## Frequently Asked Questions

What is the average length of a parking spot?

In the United States, the size of parking spaces varies. Typically they fall between 7.5 to 9 feet wide and 10 to 20 feet long.

What is the size of a parking spot?

Marks and space size. In North America, the width of parking spaces usually ranges from 7.0 to 9.0 feet (2.1–2.7 m). Angled and perpendicular spaces may need to be wide to allow doors to open, while parallel parking spots may be as narrow as 6.0 feet (1.8 m) on narrow, low-traffic neighborhood streets.

What is the size of a standard bus parking spot?

A typical 40-foot bus will need a parking space 14 feet wide. To determine the size of the parking area, including drive space to get vehicles in and out of their spaces, allow 900 square feet per bus. There should also be an allowance for as many cars as there are route buses, as the drivers will be arriving while the buses are still in the lot.

What is the average parking space width?

In North America, the width of angled and perpendicular parking spaces usually ranges from 2.3 to 2.75 metres (7.5–9.0 ft). For example, normal parking spaces in the city of Dallas, Texasare 8.5 feet (2.6 m) wide, while compact spaces are 7.5 feet (2.3 m) wide.