1) Q: What is the inseam length on these? A: Approximately 5.5", depends on different sizes. We have more details on our size chart below. 2) Q: Is the waistband elastic? A: Yes, comfortable elastic waistband with an adjustable drawstring for a ultimate security. 3) Q: Do these athletic shorts go over or above the knee? A: Above the knee style. If you prefer longer shorts, welcome to MaaMgic store and we have many different lengths and styles to choose.