A stack of 100 dollar bills is approximately 0.43 inches thick. Every paper bill in the United States is 0.0043 inches thick, so 100 bills together is 0.43 inches.Continue Reading
Each bill is also 2.61 inches by 6.41 inches, making the square area of a bill 16.7301 square inches. Bills have been this dimension since 1929; before that time, bills were 3.125 inches wide and 7.4218 inches long.
Most $100 bills are in circulation longer than lower-denomination bills, as they are handled less. For instance, most $100 bills last about nine years, while a $1 only stays in circulation about a year and a half.Learn more about Currency & Conversions
A bundle of $5 bills contains 100 bills, for a total of $500 in the bundle. These bundles are distributed with red straps on them by the Federal Reserve to various banks.Full Answer >
Valuation of two-dollar bills, and many other types of paper currency, is based on four main factors: the year, signature combination, the serial number and the condition. Bills free of rips, folds, writing or creases carry a higher value.Full Answer >
Two dollar bills are legal tender and can be used in stores and to pay any debts. Bills in this denomination continue to be produced and issued by the United States Bureau of Engraving according to demand, which is every few years.Full Answer >
One billion dollars in $100 bills laid out would range over 111,287.50 square feet. The standard dimensions of a U.S. currency note are 2.61 inches tall by 6.14 inches long. Ten million $100 dollar bills, laid end to end, would stretch 4,000 miles long.Full Answer >