.innerHeight() Returns: Integer

Description: Get the current computed height for the first element in the set of matched elements, including padding but not border.

  • version added: 1.2.6.innerHeight()

This method returns the height of the element, including top and bottom padding, in pixels.

This method is not applicable to window and document objects; for these, use .height() instead.


Get the innerHeight of a paragraph.

<!DOCTYPE html>
  <style>p { margin:10px;padding:5px;border:2px solid #666; }</style>
  <script src="http://code.jquery.com/jquery-latest.js"></script>
<script>var p = $("p:first");
$("p:last").text( "innerHeight:" + p.innerHeight() );</script>