The weight of mulch is dependent on its moisture content, with dry mulch sometimes weighing as little as 400 pounds and wet mulch weighing up to 1,000 pounds per cubic yard. In most instances, the supplier is the best so... More »

A cubic yard of mulch weighs 400 to 800 pounds, with a higher moisture content making the material heavier. Each unit is 3 feet tall, 3 feet long and 3 feet wide. More »

The approximate weight of 1 cubic yard of sand is 2,600 to 3,000 pounds. This amount is also roughly equal to 1 1/2 tons. More »

A cubic yard of mulch weighs 400 to 800 pounds, with a higher moisture content making the material heavier. Each unit is 3 feet tall, 3 feet long and 3 feet wide. More »

One cubic yard of topsoil weighs approximately 1,080 pounds. This estimate is based on the calculation that 1 cubic yard equals 27 cubic feet. One cubic foot of topsoil weighs approximately 40 pounds. These weights are e... More »

A cubic yard of dry gravel weighs approximately 2,970 pounds. Gravel collected from water weighs approximately 1,620 pounds per cubic yard. Sand and gravel, also known as aggregates, result from mining. More »

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One square yard of asphalt that is 1 inch thick weighs 110 pounds, so 36 inches thick is 3,960 pounds per cubic yard, which is nearly 2 tons. A total of 1,548 tons of asphalt makes a 1-mile stretch of road 24 feet long a... More »