How big is a medium sized hippopotamus?

pretty big! lol juts kidding

Fast Facts

Type:
Mammal
Diet:
Herbivore
Average life span in the wild:
Up to 40 years
Size:
Head and body, 9.5 to 14 ft (2.8 to 4.2 m); tail, 13.75 to 19.75 inches (35 to 50 cm)
Weight:
5,000 to 8,000 lbs (2,268 to 3,629 kg)
Group name:
School
Size relative to a 6-ft (2-m) man:
Hope this helps!