How Much Does an Average Cinder Block Weigh?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 29, 2020 12:10:04 PM ET
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The average cinder block, which measures 8 inches wide by 8 inches tall by 16 inches long, weighs approximately 36 to 40 pounds. Factors such as block shape — which can include solid, semisolid, stretcher and open cell — and block material determine the actual weight.