# How many square feet does a ton of dirt cover?

## How many square feet does a ton of dirt cover?

Product Coverage Chart

Material Amount Coverage *(3” depth)
Sand 1 ton covers 70-80 sq. ft. *
Topsoil 1 yard covers 100-110 sq. ft. *
Mulch 1 yard covers 100-110 sq. ft. *
Fieldstone, 4”- 8” 1 ton covers 25-35 sq. ft.

## How Far Will 6 tons gravel cover?

Understanding Size and Coverage Using 2 inches for the depth, the following measurements are a guide to the amount of gravel coverage per ton: 1/4 to 1/2 inch gravel, 100 square feet per ton; 1/2 to 1 inch gravel, 90 square feet per ton; and 1 1/2 to 2 inches gravel, 80 square feet per ton.

How many yards does a ton of dirt cover?

How much is a ton of soil? A ton of condensed soil is typically about 0.750 cubic yards (3/4 cu yd), or 20 cubic feet.

How much does 10 tons of dirt cost?

Fill dirt costs \$5 to \$25 per yard or between \$4 and \$15 per ton delivered, depending on the type, volume ordered, and distance away….Fill Dirt Cost.

Type Per Ton Per Yard
Clean Fill Dirt \$6 – \$15 \$8 – \$25
Structural Fill Dirt \$8 – \$23 \$10 – \$30
Septic Fill Dirt \$15 – \$40 \$25 – \$60

### How do you figure tons of dirt?

Length in feet x Width in feet x Depth in feet (inches divided by 12). Take the total and divide by 21.6 (the amount of cubic feet in a ton). The final figure will be the estimated amount of tons required.

### How big of an area do I need to add dirt?

Area to add dirt: 20 feet X 35 feet. You would like to add 5 ” of dirt. 20 X 35 = 700 square feet. 700 X .0154 ( from depth chart for 5″) = 10.78 or 11 cubic yards. How much will 1 yard cover? 1 yard @ 1″ will cover 322 square feet. 1 yard @ 2″ will cover 162 square feet. 1 yard @ 3″ will cover 108 square feet.

How many square feet does 1 yard of dirt cover?

1 yard @ 2″ will cover 162 square feet 1 yard @ 3″ will cover 108 square feet 1 yard @ 4″ will cover 81 square feet 1 yard @ 5″ will cover 65 square feet

Is there a calculator for fill dirt?

Our fill calculator can help you figure out how much fill dirt you will need for your construction project. This cubic yard calculator works with top soil, mulch, gravel, dirt fill, clean fill, fill dirt.

## How big of a yard can you cover with mulch?

How Much Does A Yard Cover? A cubic yard of material can be spread to cover 100 square feet (10×10 foot area) at 3 inches of depth. It’s a very helpful ratio because when spreading mulch, a depth of 3 inches is considered ideal. Knowing this let’s you become your own “mulch calculator.”