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## How much area does 12 yards cover?

4 The number found tells you how many cubic yards are needed for the area at that depth….Coverage Chart- Bulk Material.

Depth | 1 Cubic Yard Covers |
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10” | 32.4 sq feet |

11” | 29.5 sq feet |

12” | 27 sq feet |

### How many square feet will 12 yards of dirt cover?

This will give you the total square feet. For example: You have 2 areas to cover with mulch. The first area is 9′ x 22′. The second one is 6′ x 30′….How do I know how many yards to purchase?

Depth | 1 Cubic Yard Covers |
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9″ | 36 Sq. Ft. |

10″ | 32.4 Sq. Ft. |

11″ | 29.5 Sq. Ft. |

12″ | 27 Sq. Ft. |

#### What size is a yard of dirt?

3 feet by 3 feet by 3 feet

A cubic yard is a measurement that is 3 feet by 3 feet by 3 feet. A cubic yard measures volume where a ton measures weight. A yard of topsoil usually weighs about 1,800 pounds and a yard of gravel usually weighs about 2,200 pounds.

**How many yards of dirt do I need?**

Length in feet x Width in feet x Depth in feet (inches divided by 12). Take the total and divide by 27 (the amount of cubic feet in a yard). The final figure will be the estimated amount of cubic yards required.

**How tall is a 12 yard dump truck?**

Not for unscreened material. Height: 7’6″ Dump height: 12′ Width: 8′

## How many yards of dirt does a dump truck hold?

Dump Truck Cubic Yardage – The Basics While there is room for variance, most full-size dump trucks have a capacity of between 10 and 16 cubic yards.

### What is a 12 yard dump truck?

12/14 Yard Tub Dump With 12 to 14 yard capacity this dump truck model has a radius rounded floor and is ready to haul extremely large loads. Tub dump bodies have a rounded floor and lower center of gravity to give it the strength and stability needed for heavy hauling.

#### How many yards fit in a pickup truck?

Full Size Pickup Truck The bed of a full size standard pickup has dimensions of: 8′ long X 5.33′ wide X 1.5′ high. When loaded level full, a truck of this size will hold 2.5 cubic yards of material. The following chart outlines some additional common capacities of the full-sized pickup truck.

**How do you calculate yards of dirt?**

– Measure the area First identify and measure the length, width and height of the area. – Convert to yards The next step is to convert these numbers over to yards. Each yard has 3 feet or 36 inches. – Multiply and compare After units are converted, multiply the dimensions. If the total comes out to one, you have a full square yard of dirt.

**How much does a yard of dirt cost?**

Topsoil prices range from $10 to $50 per yard, fill dirt costs $5 to $25 per yard, and the cost of sand is $15 to $50 per yard, including delivery. Bulk prices depend on the amount ordered, moisture content, delivery fees, and quality of materials.

## How much area would 12 yards of topsoil cover?

When dealing with garden soil, a cubic yard will cover an area of 100 sq. ft. at a recommended depth of 3 inches. When using the soil for topdressing your lawn, a cubic yard will cover 1200 sq. ft at a depth of a quarter inch. The depths suggested are to ensure you get the most out of our products, in terms of coverage as well as the best results.

### How heavy is a yard of dirt?

The average cubic yard of dry fill dirt will typically weigh as much as 2,000 pounds. If it is made up of a mixture of sand, stone and gravel, the weight can easily exceed 3,000 pounds per cubic yard. How many tons is a yard of dirt? 1.5 tons. Similar Asks. 15.