How Much Does Asphalt or Concrete Weigh?
A cubic yard of solid concrete typically weighs 4,050 pounds (or around 2 tons), or 150 pounds per cubic foot. Solid asphalt has a slightly lower weight per cubic yard which is at 3,960 pounds. Concrete and asphalt weights are based on the material’s square footage and thickness.
Broken concrete and asphalt, when disposed of in a dumpster, weigh closer to 2,025 pounds (around 1 ton) per cubic yard, or 75 pounds per cubic foot. To choose the best dumpster size for concrete and asphalt, use our concrete weight calculator.