What Is the Average Weight of a Recreational Vehicle?

The average weight of most recreational vehicles is between 1,000 and 30,000 pounds, depending on the class and type of vehicle. The heaviest recreational vehicles are class A, and the lightest are folding tent trailers or teardrop trailers.

Class A recreational vehicles average between 13,000 and 30,000 pounds. Class C vehicles average between 10,000 and 12,000 pounds. Class B vehicles are camping van conversions and average between 6,000 and 8,000 pounds. Class A, B and C vehicles are self contained and not pulled by another vehicle.

Other recreational vehicles that are trailers pulled by another vehicle average less than 10,000 pounds. Travel trailers average less than 4,000 pounds. Toy haulers average under 10,000 pounds. Teardrop trailers and folding tent trailers average between 1,000 and 2,000 pounds.