Animal Size

Common warthog size: How big do they get?

How big does a Common warthog get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Common warthog (Phacochoerus africanus) reaches an average size of 1.36 meter (4′ 6″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). Usually, they reach an age of 15 years. A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 82.5 kg (181.88 lbs). The Common warthog (genus: Phacochoerus) is a member of the family Suidae.

As a reference: Humans reach an average body size of 1.65m (5′ 5″) while carrying 62 kg (137 lbs). A human woman is pregnant for 280 days (40 weeks) and on average become 75 years old.

The average adult size of a Common warthog is  (4' 6

The common warthog (Phacochoerus africanus) is a wild member of the pig family (Suidae) found in grassland, savanna, and woodland in sub-Saharan Africa. In the past, it was commonly treated as a subspecies of P. aethiopicus, but today that scientific name is restricted to the desert warthog of northern Kenya, Somalia, and eastern Ethiopia.

Animals of the same family as a Common warthog

We found other animals of the Suidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Common warthog

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Common warthog:

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Common warthog

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Common warthog:

Animals with the same weight as a Common warthog

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Phacochoerus africanus: