# How many meters are in a kilometer?

###### Wiki User

###### October 15, 2017 5:46AM

There are **1000 meters** in a kilometer.

The prefix *kilo-* means "1000".

Examples:

**kilo**gram is one thousand grams**kilo**hertz is one thousand oscillations per second**kilo**volt is one thousand volts**kilo**byte is roughly one thousand bytes of storage (used because 210, or 1024, is the power of two closest to 1000 bytes: it is easily close enough to one thousand, or one kilo-, for describing computer storage in general terms).

kilometre is 1,000 metres, because kilo means thousand

1000 metres in a kilometre

1800 metres. 1km = 1000m.

There are 1000 meters in a kilometer

1000 m

1 Kilometer is equal to **1000 Meters**.

The prefix "**Kilo**-" means 1000, or 10^3. It works the same
for other Metric "Bases"

1 **Kilo**meter = 1000 Meters

1 **Kilo**gram = 1000 Grams

1 kilowatt = 1000 watt

1000

there are 1000 meters in a kilometer.

There are 1000 meters in 1 kilometer

1km=1000m

1000 m= 1 km

1,000 meters = 1 kilometer

###### Wiki User

###### February 26, 2010 4:04PM

1,000 meters = 1 kilometer