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**How much**is

**ten yards**of topsoil? 27 cubic feet of material, 3 feet by 3 feet by 3 feet, 27 cubic feet. It will cover an area of

**10**feet by

**10**feet to a depth of three inches, a third of a

**yard**per 100 square feet for every inch of depth.

Herein, how many yards is a load of dirt?

A standard sized dump truck is always recommended for your project. It can carry about 10 to 14 cubic **yards** of **dirt** per truckload. For instance, if you require 45 cubic **yards** of **dirt**, you need simply 4 truckloads. **Many** commercial dump trucks have the feature to carry two different materials all at once.

**yard**is a

**dirt**pile 3 feet wide, 3 feet long and 3 feet tall, so

**20**cubic

**yards**is a pile 15 feet long, 12 feet wide, and 3 feet tall. A cubic

**yard of dirt**covers a 10-foot-by-10-foot area with 3 inches of

**dirt**.

Considering this, how much is 10 cubic yards of dirt?

Material | Cost per Cubic Yard | Delivery |
---|---|---|

Dirt | $5-$15 | $150 flat rate for 10-13 cubic yards |

Sand | $15-$20 | $50-$150 |

Mulch | $15-$65 | $150 flat rate for 10-13 cubic yards |

Rock | $20-$120 | $20-$120 per cubic yard |

A **cubic yard** is the volume of a cube with the length, width and height of one **yard** (3 feet or 36 inches). One **cubic yard** is equal to 27 **cubic** feet.