How Much Does an 8 X 8 X 16 Concrete Block Weigh?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 31, 2020 9:26:16 AM ET

An 8-by-8-by-16-inch concrete block weighs about 28 pounds. These blocks are used for a variety of different projects because they have a high compression strength of 1,800 pounds per square inch. Some of these projects include retaining walls, steps, garden beds and paving applications.

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