# How small can a basketball court be?

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The size of a standard basketball court used in the professional or college ranks measures 94 feet long x 50 feet wide while many high school courts measure 84 feet long x 50 feet wide. Junior high courts can be even smaller at 74 feet long x 42 feet wide.

## What is the smallest size basketball court?

The smallest basketball half-court is 16′ x 20′ ft and the largest court we made was a 78′ x 152′. The official half-court dimensions are as follow. NBA Professional Half Court Dimension is 50′ baseline by 47′ sidelines. College Women’s and Men’s basketball half-court dimensions are the same as the NBA.

## What is a good size for backyard basketball court?

If you want the full range of the three-point line you will need to go a minimum of 45′ wide and ideal is 50′. The perfect backyard basketball court we build is a 30’x50′ as 50′ is a regulation basketball width and the 30′ gives you over 5′ of room at the top of the key.

## How much does a half-size basketball court cost?

A half-size court is 47 feet by 50 feet (2,350 square feet), which can run from \$8,600 to \$38,000. If that is still too large, there is a 30 feet by 30 feet (900 square feet) option. This comes with a much lower cost of \$3,300 to \$15,000. When considering a full-size court, there are some standard sizes.

## How big is a backyard half court?

And that’s why we offer half-court backyard basketball courts. Our most popular half-court sizes range between 30′ x 30′ and 30′ x 50′. A half-court is the perfect way to utilize and transform an unused small backyard into a fun sports zone.

## How far is 3pt line?

Though the distances differ between all levels of basketball, the 3-point line is universal. The NBA has a 22-foot 3-point line in the corners and a 23-foot, 9-inch line elsewhere. The WNBA and the international game plays with a 20-foot, 6-inch line.

## How much does it cost to lay a basketball court?

If you want to build an indoor or outdoor basketball court, the total expense ranges from \$11,000 on the low end, \$35,000 on average and \$76,000 on the high end for a size measuring 94 by 50 feet. These costs translate into a price of \$3.50 to \$17 per square foot.

## How far away is the free throw line?

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Area NBA
Imperial
3-point line distance from the basket 23.75 ft 22 ft in corner
Key (shaded lane or restricted area) width 16 ft
Free-throw line distance from point on the floor directly below the backboard 15 ft

## How thick should a concrete basketball court be?

Many courts are built over a 4” thick concrete slab using 3500 PSI concrete and 1/2″ rebar reinforcements. Concrete is considered ideal for sport courts as a permanent structure that when done right will not require any maintenance.

## How much does it cost to put a basketball court in your backyard?

The total cost of a backyard basketball ‘half court’ (165sqm or less) is generally within the range of \$10,000 – \$35,000, fully installed. Whilst a FIBA-regulation sized ‘full court’ (420sqm+) costs around \$70,000 – \$90,000, fully installed.

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