How To Center A Table In Google Docs

Last Updated on July 20, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn how to center a table in google docs.

How To Center A Table In Google Docs

Tables can be a great way to present data in a simple and organized manner in your Google Docs project. Google Docs provides several built-in formatting options for tables, including the option to set the alignment of a Google Docs table.

We recommend center-aligning a table to improve the visual appeal of your document and to make it easier for the reader to focus on the data.

In this guide, we will explain how to center a table in Google Docs using the Table properties panel.

How To Center Align a Table In Google Docs

Here’s our step-by-step guide on how to center-align a table in Google Docs.

Step 1

First, open the document that contains the table you want to center. If you have not yet added a table yet, you can do so by selecting Insert > Table and using your cursor to determine the number of rows and columns your table will have.

Step 2

Right-click on any cell in the table and click on Table properties.

Step 3

A Table properties panel will appear on the right side of the current document. Expand the Table section to access the alignment options.

Step 4

Click on the Center alignment option.

Step 5

Your table should now be center-aligned in your document.


This guide should be everything you need to learn how to center a table in Google Docs.

You may make a copy of our sample document to test it out on your own.