Taylor Swift’s Height, Weight, and 8 Other Facts About The American Singer

How Tall is Taylor Swift and How Much Does She Weigh? Taylor Swift’s height is 5 feet 11 inches (1.80m) and her body weight is 60 kg

With about 200 million albums sold and over 50 industry accolades in her kitty, Taylor Swift is a force to be reckoned with in the music industry. She has been hailed as one of the greatest artists of all time by Billboard. Rolling Stones has also named her amongst some of the greatest songwriters ever. Such lavish praise is usually reserved for legends in the twilight of their career but with Swift, it is the exact opposite as she is set for continued domination of the pop scene into the foreseeable future. She has also spread her tentacles to acting showing that there is no limit to her abundant talent.

Profile Summary:

  • Full name: Taylor Alison swift
  • Height: 5 feet 11 inches or 1.80m
  • Weight: 60kg or 132lbs
  • Date of birth: December 13th, 1989
  • Place of birth: West Reading, Pennsylvania
  • Nationality: American
  • Father: Scott Kingsley Swift
  • Mother: Andrea Gardener Swift
  • Siblings: Austin Kingsley
  • Boyfriend: Joe Alwyn
  • Education/schools attended: Alvernia Montessori, The Wyndcroft School, Wyomissing Area Junior/Senior High School, and Hendersonville High School
  • Net Worth – $400,000

1. Taylor Swift’s Height is 5 feet 11 inches

Taylor Swift’s height is 5 feet 11 inches (1.80m). Anyone who has seen Taylor Swift on the red carpet will notice that she usually towers over anybody who is standing near her. This is as a result of her impressive height which is put at 5 feet 11 inches or 1.80m. Swift was quite tall while growing up and this made her quite self-conscious. Now, that she is famous, she absolutely appreciates her massive height and has disclosed that she loves making herself even taller by wearing heels.

2. Taylor Swift’s Weight is Listed at 60kg

Taylor Swift’s listed weight is given as 60kg or 132lbs. The award-winning singer stays fit through regular exercises at the New York-based studio Body by Simone. A typical workout there features high-intensity dance-based cardio with bodyweight moves and light dumbbells to create long and lean muscles. Swift also maintains her physique by eating healthy on weekdays (salads, yogurt, and sandwiches) and allowing herself classic comfort foods on the weekends (burgers, fries, and ice cream).

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Swift standing next to fellow super singer, Bruno Mars Image Source

3. She has Italian and Scottish Heritage

Taylor Swift may be Miss Americana but she does have some foreign heritage. Her paternal great-great-grandfather originally hailed from Italy and later migrated to the U.S. to start a new life. The singer also traces some parts of her father’s lineage to Scotland. During a performance in the Scottish capital of Glasgow in 2015, she informed the teeming crowd that her father had emailed her and asked her to inform the fans that their family was from Scotland.

4. Taylor Swift is the First Female Artist to Win The Grammy Album of The Year Award Thrice

With every album that she drops, Taylor Swift etches her name into the annals of history. She did this once more during the 2021 edition of the Grammy Awards where she picked up the award for best album for her album, Folklore. Having previously also won the same award for Fearless (2010) and 1989 (2016) Swift became the first female artist to win the prestigious award thrice. The only others to have achieved such a feat are all men namely Frank Sinatra, Stevie Wonder, and Paul Simon.

5. She is a big fan of Cats

If you describe Taylor Swift as a certified cat lady, you won’t be entirely wrong as she has a thing for these particular species of animals. The singer owns three cats and often takes any chance she gets to show them off on her social media handles. Interestingly the cats are named after movie characters, including Meredith Grey (from Grey’s Anatomy), Olivia Benson (from Law & Order SVU), and Benjamin Button (from the Brad Pitt film of the same name), which gives us an insight into Ms. Taylor’s viewing habits.

6. The Singer Loves Baking

Asides from cats, another thing that Taylor Swift is passionate about is baking. In a previous interview with Bon Appetit, she revealed that she is a big fan of desserts and indulges her sweet tooth by baking treats for herself and anyone who happens to be around. The singer usually stocks up on cinnamon rolls and cookie dough so that she can whip up a treat whenever she feels like it. Some of her favorites include pumpkin bread, ginger molasses cookies, hot chocolate, and chai sugar cookies with eggnog icing.

7. Taylor Swift is Named after Legendary Singer, James Taylor

Swift’s success as a musician may not come as such a surprise given that she is named after legendary singer, James Taylor. James Taylor is a rock artist who won six Grammy awards in the course of his career. He also sold more than 100 million records and garnered millions of fans including Taylor Swift’s parents. The couple was so deep into his music that they decided to name one of their children after him. As fate would have it, the child will grow up to be equally a famous musician and ended up sharing the stage with the senior Taylor in 2011.

8. She has 35 Guinness World Records to her Name

Swift has broken not less than 35 Guinness world records in the course of her career. Some of the most impressive include the most-viewed Vevo video in 24 hours, the fastest-selling digital album in the USA by a female artist – 278,000, most American Music Awards won – 29, and Most weeks at No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 charts – 36 weeks. Also in July 2020, Swift’s album, Folklore, broke the record for the most-streamed song on Spotify in a 24-hour period.

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A throwback pic of Taylor Swift’s maternal grandma, Majorie Finlay Image Source

9. Taylor Swift’s Grandmother is Famed Opera Singer

Taylor Swift was inspired to pursue music by several artists including her maternal grandmother, Marjorie Finlay. Finlay was blessed with a rich soprano voice and spent her early years singing in choirs. She later won a talent contest organized by ABC in the 50s and went on to have a career, singing in various concerts, operas, and supper clubs. She also hosted a TV show and was a big deal in places such as Puerto Rico. Marjorie passed away in 2003 and in 2020, her famous granddaughter dedicated one of the tracks from her album, Evermore, to her memory. The track, Marjorie, also sampled her vocals.

10. She Owns Two Private Jets

Taylor Swift belongs to the league of affluent persons who own multiple private jets. The bad blood crooner is the owner of two private jets namely a Dassault Falcon 50 and a larger Dassault-Breguet Mystere. The former can sit nine people and cost about $6 million while the latter can sit 18 people and cost $40 million. Such figures barely make a splash in the singer’s fortune given that she has a net worth of $400 million.


How Tall is Taylor Swift?

Taylor Swift is 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m) tall.

Is Taylor Swift Taller Than Ariana Grande?

Taylor Swift is taller than Ariana Grande. While Taylor’s height is listed at 5 feet 11 inches, Ariana’s height is estimated to be around 5 feet 3 inches or 160 centimetres.

Is Taylor Swift Taller Than Her Friend Selena Gomez?

Taylor Swift is about seven inches taller than her friend Selena Gomez, who is 5 feet 4 inches (164.5 cm tall while she is 5 feet 11 inches tall.

How Much Does Taylor Swift Weigh?

Taylor Swift’s weight is listed at 60 kg or 132 lbs.

What is Taylor Swift’s Current Age?

Taylor Swift is 34 years old as of 2024. She was born on December 13, 1989.

Where is Taylor Swift from?

Taylor Swift is from West Reading, a borough in Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States.

Who are Taylor Swift’s Parents?

Taylor Swift’s parents are Andrea Gardner Swift (née Finlay) and Scott Kingsley Swift. Her mother is a former homemaker and mutual fund marketing executive, while her father is a former stockbroker for Merrill Lynch.

Why is 13 a big number for Taylor Swift?

Taylor Swift has a deep connection with the number 13 because she was born on the 13th of December. She revealed that she took it as a sign from above when she turned 13 on Friday the 13th. Thirteen has since then been her lucky number.

What Has Taylor Swift Said About Her Height?

With her height of 5 feet 11 inches, Taylor Swift is taller than both the average woman and man in the United States. The multiple award-winning singer used to feel insecure about this, saying, “I didn’t like being tall when I would walk up to a group of girls, and they were all a head shorter than me.” She has since embraced her height and even wears heels confidently on occasion.

Is Taylor Swift a Billionaire?

Taylor Swift is a billionaire. According to Forbes, she became a billionaire in 2023 with an estimated net worth of $1.1 billion.

Is Taylor Swift in a Relationship?

Taylor Swift is in a high-profile relationship with Travis Kelce, an American football tight end for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League. The duo started dating in August 2023.

Jonathan Dez
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Jonathan is a celebrity and showbiz news enthusiast with a passion for Broadway and Netflix. When he’s not writing, he’s probably going on about an upcoming movie


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