Soil

# What is the weight of one cubic yard of soil?

###### Wiki User

###### 2010-05-13 21:01:01

**Answer:** A cubic foot of top soil weighs in the

neighborhood of 75 - 100 pounds. There are 27 cubic feet in a cubic

yard. Hence, one cubic yard of top soil weighs between 2025 and

2700 pounds.

Moisture content would make this figure variable

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