# How big of a table do I need to seat 12?

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##### Asked by: Evelyn Schol

A 72” – 84” long rectangular table can seat up to 10 adults, depending on table width. A **96” – 108” long rectangular table** can seat up to 12 adults, depending on table width. A 120” long rectangular table can seat up to 14 adults, depending on table width.

## How big is a dining table that seats 12?

These are important factors to take into account when determining the best size dining table for you. Most dining tables are made according to standard measurements. The standard width is 36-40 inches while standard height is 29-31 inches.

Standard Dining Table Sizes.

Seats | Length |
---|---|

6-8 | 72-80″ |

8-10 | 80-92″ |

10-12 | 92-110″ |

## How big of a table do you need for 12?

You need about 1 1/2 to 2 feet to seat a diner comfortably, so a table about **9-10 feet long** would work for 12. Pedestal tables can accommodate guests better since there’s no leg to get in the way.

## How many foot tables do I need for 12 people?

Table Sizes and Seating: How Many People Will Fit?!?

Table Size | Number of People | Average Price |
---|---|---|

36 Inch (3 foot) Round Table | 4 | $8.00 |

48 Inch (4 foot) Round Table | 6-8 | $8.00 |

60 Inch (5 foot) Round Table | 8-10 | $8.00 |

72″ (6 foot) Round Table |
10-12 | $12.00 |

## How big is a table that seats 10?

To seat 10 people, with four on each side of the rectangle, the table must be **96 inches long**. Use the rectangular table measurements for oval tables.

## How big is a rectangle table that seats 12?

A **96” – 108” long** rectangular table can seat up to 12 adults, depending on table width. A 120” long rectangular table can seat up to 14 adults, depending on table width.

## How do you set a table for 12?

*If you have a round. Table again just bring the 13th chair to the table. And shift all the centerpiece. As around so that it looks just right. Whatever you do don't apologize for less space.*

## How many chairs fit around a 10ft table?

five chairs

4. How many chairs should I fit around a table? Plan for at least 2 feet of table surface for each chair. For example, a 10-foot-long table can have **five chairs across and two at each end to seat 12 people**.

## How many does a 72 inch table seat?

Stretching the length to 72″ will allow you to comfortably seat **8 people**, and increasing the size to 72″ x 48″ will allow you to comfortably seat 10.

## How many does a 90 inch table seat?

8 people

A 90″ rectangular dining table can seat **up to 8 people** comfortably.

## How big of a table can I fit in a 12 x12 room?

You have room for up to a **60″ round table** with plenty of room to pull chairs back and to walk around the table. This will accommodate 8 to 10 people. A 48″ round table will fit 6 comfortably, and you could buy one with one or more leaves to expand it if you need to accommodate larger numbers of people.

## How long is a table that seats 16?

Plank Top Table Size Guide

Base Size | 16″ Extensions | Seating for |
---|---|---|

48″ x 72″ |
1 16″ Extensions | 10 – 12 |

48″ x 72″ | 2 16″ Extensions | 12 – 14 |

48″ x 72″ | 4 16″ Extensions | 14 – 16 |

48″ x 72″ | 6 16″ Extensions | 16 – 18 |

## How many can you seat at a 8 foot rectangular table?

With this in mind an 8 foot banquet table will comfortably be able to hold **8 people** ( 4 people on each side). You may also be able to squeeze an additional 2 people by putting a seat at each end of the table.

## How big of a table do you need to seat 8?

For six to eight guests, your table should be **at least 78″ long**. The rule of thumb is to allow 24″ of space per seat at your dining table.

## How big is a round banquet table that seats 10?

72″ round

The largest size for round banquet tables is the 72″ round banquet table. This **6 foot** round banquet table seats 10 people comfortably around the table.