Asked by: Liseth Lokhvitsky
asked in category: General Last Updated: 16th February, 2020

What size flag pole should I get?

What Size Flagpole Do I Need
Pole Sized Height of the Building Flag Size
30' 3 to 5 Stories 5 x 8 Feet
35' 5 to 7 Stories 6 x 10 Feet
40' 8 to 10 Stories 8 x 12 Feet
45' 8 to 10 Stories 8 x 12 Feet

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Beside this, what size flag do I need for a 40 foot pole?

Medium sized flags: 5 x 8 foot American flag– 25 feet high flagpole. 6 x 10 foot (up to 8 x 12 foot) American flag40 to 45 feet high flagpole. 8 x 12 foot (up to 10 x 15 foot) American flags – 50 feet high flagpole.

Likewise, what size flag pole do I need for a 3x5 flag? For a house mount flagpole we recommend a 2.5x4' flag on a 5' flag pole, or a 3x5' on a 6' pole.

Also to know, what size flag do I need for a 25 foot pole?

Flagpole Height Recommended Flag Size (under normal weather conditions) Larger flag size (be sure of pole strength rating)
20 ft 3 x 5 ft 4 x 6 ft
25 ft 4 x 6 ft 5 x 8 ft
30 ft 5 x 8 ft 6 x 10 ft
35 ft 5 x 8 ft - 6 x 10 ft 8 x 12 ft

How many flags can you fly on one pole?

N.B.: You may never place two national flags on a single pole, as they must be at the same height and the approximate same size. N.B.: You may never place a company or advertisement flag on the same pole as the US flag. In military use, no more than two flags may be on a single pole.

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