LeBron James’s Height, Age, Net Worth & Biography

LeBron James's height is 6’8” (206 cm).

There’s no doubt James’ physique is one of the best out there. And the star is also entitled to be one of the greatest players of all time. In fact, he is even compared to Michael Jordan and has scored the most points in the playoffs.

LeBron Raymone James Sr. was born on the 30th of December, 1984, in Akron, Ohio, to Gloria Marie James and Anthony McClelland. However, Anthony has a long list of committed crimes. Hence, he always stayed out of James’ life.

James attended St. Vincent-St. Mary High School after moving in with the family of Frank Walker, a local youth football coach. Likewise, Frank also introduced James to basketball. Soon after that, James began playing Amateur Athletic Union basketball for the Northeast Ohio Shooting Stars.

LeBron James Bio

During James’ junior years, writer Ryan Jones entitled him “the best high school basketball player in America right now”. And, he also became the first junior to be named male basketball Gatorade National Player of the Year.

Nevertheless, James’ NBA journey started after getting the first overall pick in the 2003 NBA draft. Later that year, he also received the NBA Rookie of the Year Award. By the age of 20, James had already been the talk of the people.

Similarly, the young blood would later go on to become one of the greatest players of all time.

Full Name

LeBron Raymore James Sr.


King James, The Akron Hammer, The L-Train


Professional basketball player

Famous for

Being one of the greatest players of all time

Date of Birth

December 30, 1984

Age (as of 2022)

37 years


Akron, Ohio, U.S.

Zodiac Sign



St. Vincent-St. Mary High School



Father’s Name

Anthony McClelland

Mother’s Name

Gloria Marie James


Aaron McClelland Gamble

Marital Status


Girlfriend Name


Wife Name

Savannah Brinson

Friends Name

Dwayne Wade, Rich Paul, Randy Mims




Akron, Ohio, U.S.

Current Address

Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Bronny James, Zhuri James, Bryce Maximus James


Reading, Listening to music, Baseball


NBA Most Valueable Player Award, Best NBA Player ESPY Award, Best Male Athlete ESPY Award

Net Worth

$1.2 Billion

Monthly Earning

$150 Million

Physical Measurement & More

LeBron James is a tall guy, standing at 206 cm (6 feet 8 inches). And while the star may have been favored by genetics, he has also put a lot of sheer effort into becoming a beast.

Height (approx.)

In centimeters - 206 cm

In meters - 2.06 m

In feet inches - 6’8”

Weight (approx.)

113 kg

Eye Color


Hair Color


Social Media Account Link

If you are a fan of James, it’s always good to stay updated with his latest activities. Of course, you get to see him on TV and on many streaming sites. But, following him on his social media accounts will give you a taste of his personal life and many more.




















  • LeBron James’ mother, Gloria, moved him in with the family of the local youth football coach, Frank Walker, to raise him in a better environment.
  • At the age of 18, James became the youngest player to be drafted with the first overall pick in the NBA.
  • The star married his high school sweetheart, Savannah Brinson, on September 14, 2013, and has three children, Bronny James, Zhuri James, and Bryce Maximus James.
  • Although James is left-handed, he shoots mostly with his right hand.
  • After breaking his wrist in 2002, James refrained from playing football to prepare for his senior basketball season.
  • LeBron James is the first black man on the cover of Vogue, which also caused a lot of racial controversy.
  • Cleveland’s championship drought was ended by James’s coming back from a 3-1 series deficit in the Finals.

Commonly Asked Questions About LeBron James

  • Who is better, LeBron or Jordan?
    • While the opinions of every person differ from each other, statistics show James is a more efficient player as he shot, passed, and rebounded better than Jordan.
  • How much is LeBron James’ new contract?
    • James’ new contract was signed on an agreement for a $97.1 million extension with the Los Angeles Lakers.
  • How can I contact LeBron James?
    • Your best chance to contact LeBron James is through the folks at Klutch and the Lakers website by making a special request.
  • Is LeBron James a billionaire?
    • Yes, James’s net worth recently surpassed one billion, making him the first active NBA player to reach the milestone.
  • What is LeBron’s vertical?
    • LeBron’s vertical is measured at around 40 inches.