The seat height of a standard wheelchair is 20 to 21 inches from the ground, the armrest is 11 to 15 inches, and the width varies depending on the size of the individual, according to Most wheelchairs... More »

Seat width, depth and height are the most important wheelchair measurements, according to Roll Mobility. All measurements are taken while the individual is seated. The seat width measurement spans the distance between th... More »

The length of a standard wheelchair from the back of the rear wheels to the front of the footrests is 42 inches. The width of a wheelchair, including wheels, is typically 26 inches. The distance from the floor to a wheel... More » Health

The Americans with Disabilities Act defines the standard wheelchair width as 26 inches, according to the ADA website, although actual wheelchair models may vary from 24 to 27 inches. The ADA requires that doors for wheel... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The cost to rent a wheelchair varies based on what company the chair is rented from, the duration of the rental period and the model, says Wheelchairs that are rented out for a single day require a deposit and... More »

To rent a wheelchair, look online or in local phone booksfor supply storesthat provide medical or hospital equipment.For example, an online source for information about rentals in the Indiana regioncan be the Home Health... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The width of a standard, manual, adult-sized wheelchair is 26 inches at the rear wheels, according to the Americans with Disabilities Act website. The width between each footrest is 18 inches. More »