# How many square feet does a 3 cubic foot bag of mulch cover?

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## How many square feet does a 3 cubic foot bag of mulch cover?

Mulches

Mulch At 3 Inches Deep | |
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3 cf Bags | Square Feet Covered |

25 Bags | 450 Sq. Feet |

33 Bags | 594 Sq. Feet |

64 Bags | 1152 Sq. Feet |

## How many bags of mulch is 3 cubic yards?

9 bags

We have two types of bags. Some are 3 cubic feet in size, and some are 2 cubic feet. 9 bags of the 3 cubic foot bags will equal a cubic yard. 13.5 of the 2 cubic foot bags will equal a cubic yard.

## How much does a 3 cubic foot bag of mulch weigh?

Compost mulches can weigh around 44 pounds per cubic foot. Inorganic materials for mulch tend to weigh more per cubic foot than their plant-based counterparts. Shredded rubber mulch can weigh 44 pounds per cubic foot. Rocks used for mulch are usually sold in 0.5-cubic-foot bags.

## How much is a cubic feet of mulch?

Bulk mulch was $46 per cubic yard. A cubic yard (often just called “a yard”) is 27 cubic feet. So the price per cubic foot was bulk, $1.70; bagged, $3.00.

## How many bags of 2 cubic feet make a yard?

A: There are 27 cubic feet in a cubic yard. Most bagged mulch is sold in 2 cubic foot bags. So, for every 13.5 bags, you need one cubic yard. Example: If you used 54 bags last year, you would get the same amount of mulch in 4 cubic yards.

## How many bags of mulch is 5 cubic yards?

Number of bags for Cubic yard Equivalence | ||
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1 Cu. Yd | 5 Cu. Yds. | |

1 Cu. Ft. Bag | 27 | 135 |

1.5 Cu. Ft. Bag | 18 | 90 |

2 Cu. Ft. Bag | 14 | 70 |

## What does 1 cubic yard of mulch weigh?

400-800 lbs.

Typically, mulch products weigh between 400-800 lbs. per cubic yard; Compost weighs between 1000 – 1600 lbs and soil blends weigh between 2200-2700 lbs.

## How many cubic feet are in a yard of mulch?

27 cubic feet

A: There are 27 cubic feet in a cubic yard. Most bagged mulch is sold in 2 cubic foot bags. So, for every 13.5 bags, you need one cubic yard. Example: If you used 54 bags last year, you would get the same amount of mulch in 4 cubic yards.

## How do you calculate mulch needed?

Keep in mind that mulch is sold by the cubic yard. One cubic yard of the material covers a 324-square-foot area an inch deep. So, to determine your total, multiply your square footage by the depth in inches desired, then divide by 324. Here’s your formula: Square footage x desired depth / 324 = cubic yards needed.