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How heavy is 1,010 pounds?

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It's about nine-tenths as heavy as a Polar Bear
In other words, 1,010 pounds is 0.8880 times the weight of a Polar Bear, and the weight of a Polar Bear is 1.130 times that amount.
(Ursus maritimus) (adult, male)
An adult, male polar bear weighs between 1,140 pounds. Polar bears are so heavily insulated by their 9.9 cm (3.9 in) layer of blubber that they are often difficult to detect using infrared photography sensors.
It's about nine-tenths as heavy as a Grizzly Bear
In other words, 1,010 pounds is 0.8790 times the weight of a Grizzly Bear, and the weight of a Grizzly Bear is 1.140 times that amount.
(a.k.a. brown bear, a.k.a. silver bear, Ursus arctos horribilis) (Adult, male, coastal area population average)
An adult, male grizzly bear from a coastal area (where food is plentiful) can weigh up to 1,150 pounds. In spite of their tremendous size, grizzly bears can run at speeds of up to 55 kph (34 mph).
It's about two-thirds as heavy as a Cow
In other words, the weight of a Cow is 1.50 times 1,010 pounds.
(for Holstein, a.k.a. Holstein Friesian, a.k.a. Friesian, Bos primigenius) (adult, heifer)
A mature Holstein cow (the well-known black-and-white, spotted breed of cow) typically weighs 1,500 pounds. President William Howard Taft (1909 - 1913) kept a Holstein cow named Pauline Wayne on the White House grounds — a gift from a Wisconsin senator and the source of the First Family's milk.
It's about three-tenths as heavy as a Car
In other words, 1,010 pounds is 0.27730 times the weight of a Car, and the weight of a Car is 3.6060 times that amount.
(for 2009 Ford Taurus) (curb weight)
A 2009 Ford Taurus weighs 3,642 pounds. The first mass-produced car, the Curved Dash Oldsmobile — introduced in 1901 — weighed just 851 pounds.
It's about one-fourth as heavy as a Giraffe
In other words, 1,010 pounds is 0.2370 times the weight of a Giraffe, and the weight of a Giraffe is 4.220 times that amount.
(Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata) (adult, male, maximum of range)
An adult, male giraffe can weigh up to 4,250 pounds. Reaching 5.5 m (18 ft) in height by adulthood, giraffe calves can grow as much as 3 cm (1 in) per day.
It's about one-fifth as heavy as a Rhinoceros
In other words, 1,010 pounds is 0.220 times the weight of a Rhinoceros, and the weight of a Rhinoceros is 4.50 times that amount.
(for Black rhinoceros, Diceros bicornis) (Adult, male)
An adult black rhinoceros weighs between 4,600 pounds. Rhinoceros are extremely aggressive — nearly one of every two males will die as a result of fighting with other rhinoceros.
It's about one-fifth as heavy as The Tongue of a Blue Whale
In other words, 1,010 pounds is 0.170 times the weight of The Tongue of a Blue Whale, and the weight of The Tongue of a Blue Whale is 5.90 times that amount.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (adult)
The tongue of a Blue Whale can weigh up to 6,000 pounds. Despite their tremendous size, blue whales feed almost exclusively on tiny crustaceans called krill and cannot swallow anything much larger than a beach ball.