The distinguishing physical characteristics of Polish people are their hair colors of dark ash-blond and medium to dark brown, and their height which ranges from 64.96 to 65.75 inches. The colors of their eyes are typically light and are normally gray, brown or a mixture of both.
The heights of Poles, which tend to be higher than the average European person, vary depending on where they originate from or live. Those from provinces like Pomorz and Poznan in the west are the tallest with heights ranging from 65.35 to 65.75 inches, while those from the southeast are shorter and their heights range from 64.57 to 64.96 inches.
Known for having a straight profile, Poles also generally have longer bodies and arms as compared with the lengths of their legs.