Densities of various woods

 

Substance Density (kg/m3)
 Alder

        528

 Almond 689
 Apple 710
 Ash (American) 640
 Ash (European) 689
 Ash (Mountain) 689
 Aspen 420
 Balsa 130
 Bamboo 400
 Bark 200
 Beech 737
 Beech (Australian) 529
 Birch (American) 673
 Birch (English) 721
 Boxwood (Cape) 833
 Boxwood (West Indian) 785
 Cedar (Cuban) 449
 Cedar (Virginian) 529
 Cedar (Indian) 449
 Cherry (American) 577
 Cherry (English) 609
 Chestnut (Sweet) 641
 Chestnut (Horse) 561
 Cogwood 1073
Substance Density (kg/m3)
 Cork 240
 Cottonwood 545
 Cypress 481
 Dogwood 785
 Ebony 1169
 Elder 641
 Elm 673
 Elm (American) 705
 Elm (Canadian) 721
 Fir (Alpine) 500
 Fir (Danzig) 609
 Fir (Riga) 577
 Fir (Scandinavian) 550
 Fir (silver) 481
 Fir (Spruce) 481
 Hackmatack 625
 Hazel 625
 Hickory 801
 Hornbeam 721
 Ironwood 1201
 Juniper 593
 Greenheart 1120
 Kingwood 700
 Lignum Vitae 1320
Substance Density (kg/m3)
 Linden 512
 Logwood 913
 Mahogany (East Indian) 689
 Mahogany (Cuban) 753
 Mahogany (Australian) 1105
 Mahogany (Spanish) 769
 Maple 755
 Oak (African) 945
 Oak (American) 721
 Oak (Danzig) 833
 Oak (English) 737
 Pine (Pitch) 705
 Pine (Red) 545
 Pine (White) 433
 Pine (Yellow) 528
 Rosewood 881
 Satinwood 929
 Spruce 481
 Sycamore 590
 Teak 800
 Walnut 657
 Willow 420
 Yew 833

 

The density of seasoned & dry wood are indicated in the table below:

Solid Density
(103 kg/m3) (lb/ft3)
Alder 0.4 - 0.7 26 - 42
Apple 0.65 - 0.85 41 - 52
Ash, white 0.65 - 0.85 40 - 53
Ash, black 0.54 33
Aspen 0.42 26
Balsa 0.11 - 0.14 7 - 9
Bamboo 0.3 - 0.4 19 - 25
Basswood 0.3 - 0.6 20 - 37
Beech 0.7 - 0.9 32 - 56
Birch, British 0.67 42
Box 0.95 - 1.2 59 - 72
Butternut 0.38 24
Cedar, red 0.38 23
Cherry 0.7 - 0.9 43- 56
Chestnut 0.49 30
Cottonwood 0.41 25
Cypress 0.51 32
Dogwood 0.75 47
Douglas Fir 0.53 33
Ebony 1.1 - 1.3 69 - 83
Elm, American 0.57 35
Elm, English 0.55 - 0.6 34 - 37
Elm, Rock 0.82 50
Gum, Black 0.59 36
Gum, Blue 0.82 50
Gum, Red 0.54 35
Hackberry 0.62 38
Hickory 0.6 - 0.9 37 - 58
Holly 0.75 47
Juniper 0.55 35
Larch 0.5 - 0.55 31 - 35
Lignum vitae 1.17 - 1.33 73 - 83
Locust 0.65 - 0.7 42 - 44
Logwood 0.9 57
Madrone 0.74 45
Magnolia 0.57 35
Mahogany, African 0.5 - 0.85 31 - 53
Mahogany, Cuban 0.66 40
Mahogany, Honduras 0.65 41
Mahogany, Spanish 0.85 53
Maple 0.6 - 0.75 39 - 47
Myrtle 0.66 40
Oak 0.6 - 0.9 37 - 56
Oak, American Red 0.74 45
Oak, American White 0.77 47
Oak, English Brown 0.74 45
Oregon Pine 0.53 33
Parana Pine 0.56 35
Pear 0.6 - 0.7 38 - 45
Pecan 0.77 47
Persimmon 0.9 55
Philippine Red Luan 0.59 36
Pine, pitch 0.8 - 0.85 52 - 53
Pine, white 0.35 - 0.5 22 - 31
Pine, yellow 0.35 - 0.6 23 - 37
Plum 0.65 - 0.8 41 - 49
Poplar 0.35 - 0.5 22 - 31
Redwood, American 0.45 28
Redwood, European 0.51 32
Rosewood, Bolivian 0.82 50
Rosewood, East Indian 0.90 55
Satinwood 0.95 59
Spruce 0.4 - 0.7 25 - 44
Spruce, Canadian 0.45 28
Spruce, Sitka 0.45 28
Sycamore 0.4 - 0.6 24 - 37
Tanguile 0.64 39
Teak, Indian 0.65 - 0.9 41 - 55
Teak, African 0.98 61
Teak, Burma 0.74 45
Walnut 0.65 - 0.7 40 - 43
Walnut, Amer Black 0.63 38
Walnut, Claro 0.49 30
Walnut, European 0.57 35
Water gum 1 62
Willow 0.4 - 0.6 24 - 37
Zebrawood 0.79 48