# Pounds of Butter Conversion Calculator

Enter a value in pounds below to convert to another unit of butter.

## What Is a Pound?

A pound is a unit used to measure weight.

The pound is a US customary and imperial unit of weight. Pounds can be abbreviated as lb; for example, 1 pound can be written as 1 lb.

## How Much Is a Pound of Butter?

Butter in the US is most commonly sold by the pound, which contains 4 sticks, or 16 ounces.

## How to Convert Pounds of Butter

To convert pounds of butter to another unit of butter weight, you need to multiply the value by a conversion factor. A conversion factor is a numerical value used to change the units of a measurement without changing the value.[1]

You can find the conversion factors for pounds in the conversion table below.

Then, multiply the butter weight measurement by the conversion factor to find the equivalent value in the desired unit of measurement.

pounds × conversion factor = result

To convert pounds of butter to a unit of volume, you need to account for the density of the ingredient. You can use one of the converters below for the conversion.

## Pound Conversion Table

Common pound values and equivalent imperial and metric butter measurements
pounds sticks of butter cups tablespoons teaspoons milliliters ounces grams
1 lb 4 2 c 32 tbsp 96 tsp 473.17648 mL 16 oz 453.5936 g
2 lb 8 4 c 64 tbsp 192 tsp 946.35296 mL 32 oz 907.1872 g
3 lb 12 6 c 96 tbsp 288 tsp 1,420 mL 48 oz 1,361 g
4 lb 16 8 c 128 tbsp 384 tsp 1,893 mL 64 oz 1,814 g
5 lb 20 10 c 160 tbsp 480 tsp 2,366 mL 80 oz 2,268 g
6 lb 24 12 c 192 tbsp 576 tsp 2,839 mL 96 oz 2,722 g
7 lb 28 14 c 224 tbsp 672 tsp 3,312 mL 112 oz 3,175 g
8 lb 32 16 c 256 tbsp 768 tsp 3,785 mL 128 oz 3,629 g
9 lb 36 18 c 288 tbsp 864 tsp 4,259 mL 144 oz 4,082 g
10 lb 40 20 c 320 tbsp 960 tsp 4,732 mL 160 oz 4,536 g
11 lb 44 22 c 352 tbsp 1,056 tsp 5,205 mL 176 oz 4,990 g
12 lb 48 24 c 384 tbsp 1,152 tsp 5,678 mL 192 oz 5,443 g
13 lb 52 26 c 416 tbsp 1,248 tsp 6,151 mL 208 oz 5,897 g
14 lb 56 28 c 448 tbsp 1,344 tsp 6,624 mL 224 oz 6,350 g
15 lb 60 30 c 480 tbsp 1,440 tsp 7,098 mL 240 oz 6,804 g
16 lb 64 32 c 512 tbsp 1,536 tsp 7,571 mL 256 oz 7,257 g
17 lb 68 34 c 544 tbsp 1,632 tsp 8,044 mL 272 oz 7,711 g
18 lb 72 36 c 576 tbsp 1,728 tsp 8,517 mL 288 oz 8,165 g
19 lb 76 38 c 608 tbsp 1,824 tsp 8,990 mL 304 oz 8,618 g
20 lb 80 40 c 640 tbsp 1,920 tsp 9,464 mL 320 oz 9,072 g

## Pound Conversion Calculators

You can also convert butter using one of our pound converters below.

Butter Volume
Butter Weight

## References

1. National Institute of Standards & Technology, Unit Conversion, https://www.nist.gov/pml/owm/metric-si/unit-conversion

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