The word count of 3000 is approximately 6 pages single-spaced or 12 pages double-spaced.
3000 words, single spaced, yields approximately 6 pages, while double spacing yields approximately 12 pages. The page count may vary slightly depending on your word processor and preferences, but with standard margins and 12 point Arial or Times New Roman font, you should expect a similar number of pages.
3,000 words is the equivalent of around 6 pages of A4 single-spaced, and 12 pages of A4 double-spaced. That’s provided you’re using normal margins of 1-inch, and a standard font such as Times New Roman or Arial in a size of 12pt.
You can use different software to accomplish a customized layout, or manually adjust these or other settings in your word processing program, to achieve an improved impression of the final text.
Many journalism pieces are approximately 3,000 words, as are college essays and long-form blog posts. If you continue reading, you’ll notice that an average adult is able to read 3,000 words in around 10 minutes.
Pages by Word Count
The table below shows how many pages a typical word count generates. If you want to know how many pages you need to write for your essay, blog, or memo, just look at the table below:
|Word Count||Font Size||Pages (single-spaced)||Pages (double-spaced)|
|250 WORDS||12 POINT||½ PAGE||1 PAGE|
|300 WORDS||12 POINT||⅔ PAGE||1⅓ PAGES|
|400 WORDS||12 POINT||⅘ PAGE||1⅗ PAGES|
|500 WORDS||12 POINT||1 PAGE||2 PAGES|
|600 WORDS||12 POINT||1⅓ PAGE||2⅔ PAGES|
|750 WORDS||12 POINT||1½ PAGES||3 PAGES|
|800 WORDS||12 POINT||1⅗ PAGES||3⅕ PAGES|
|1000 WORDS||12 POINT||2 PAGES||4 PAGES|
|1200 WORDS||12 POINT||2⅖ PAGES||4⅘ PAGES|
|1500 WORDS||12 POINT||3 PAGES||6 PAGES|
|2000 WORDS||12 POINT||4 PAGES||8 PAGES|
|2500 WORDS||12 POINT||5 PAGES||10 PAGES|
|3000 WORDS||12 POINT||6 PAGES||12 PAGES|
|3500 WORDS||12 POINT||7 PAGES||14 PAGES|
|4000 WORDS||12 POINT||8 PAGES||16 PAGES|
|5000 WORDS||12 POINT||10 PAGES||20 PAGES|
|6000 WORDS||12 POINT||12 PAGES||24 PAGES|
|7500 WORDS||12 POINT||15 PAGES||30 PAGES|
|8000 WORDS||12 POINT||16 PAGES||32 PAGES|
|10000 WORDS||12 POINT||20 PAGES||40 PAGES|