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## What is the standard size of a closet?

The minimum dimensions for a reach-in closet are 36 inches wide by 22 inches deep. A standard reach-in closet would be **36 inches wide by 24 inches deep. If this is a closet primarily used for coats, outerwear, or other bulky items, you should consider increasing the depth to 28 inches deep.**

## What is a standard size bedroom closet?

A typical closet is approximately **24-inches deep. A walk-in closet should be at least 36- to 48-inches deep. The width of the closet ideally is half the width of the room, if not more. A standard 12-by-12 bedroom would ideally have a closet 6-feet wide by 48-inches deep.**

## How much space does a closet need?

A clothes closet should have a **minimum depth of at least 24 inches deep, so the clothes can clear the back wall. Shelves for women’s shoes should be spaced about 6 to 7 inches apart.**

## What is the average size of a closet?

A typical reach-in closet is approximately **6-feet long, 8-feet high, 24-inches deep with an 80-inch high door opening. Reach-in closets are very practical for a single occupant.**

## What is the size of a standard bedroom closet?

A typical closet is approximately **24-inches deep. A walk-in closet should be at least 36- to 48-inches deep. The width of the closet ideally is half the width of the room, if not more. A standard 12-by-12 bedroom would ideally have a closet 6-feet wide by 48-inches deep.**

## What is the average size of a walk-in closet?

7 by 10 feet

## What is the ideal closet size?

Most people prefer to have an average closet size of **100 square feet because this allows for plenty of storage and dressing space. Most homes come with 7 x 10 feet size closets that are big enough for two adults to share the area.**