# Convert Pounds of Butter to Cups

Enter the butter in pounds below to get the value converted to cups.

**Results in Cups:**

## How to Convert Pounds to Cups

To convert a pound measurement to a cup measurement, multiply the butter by the conversion ratio.

Since one pound of butter is equal to 2 cups, you can use this simple formula to convert:

The butter in cups is equal to the pounds multiplied by 2.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 pounds to cups using the formula above.

### How Many Cups Are in a Pound of Butter?

There are **2** cups in a pound of butter, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 lb = 2 c

Pounds and cups are both units used to measure butter. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## Pounds

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

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

## Cups

One cup of butter is equal to 2 sticks, or 1/2 pound.

Cups can be abbreviated as *c*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *C*. For example, 1 cup can be written as 1 c or 1 C.

## Pound to Cup Conversion Table

Pounds | Cups |
---|---|

1 lb | 2 c |

2 lb | 4 c |

3 lb | 6 c |

4 lb | 8 c |

5 lb | 10 c |

6 lb | 12 c |

7 lb | 14 c |

8 lb | 16 c |

9 lb | 18 c |

10 lb | 20 c |

11 lb | 22 c |

12 lb | 24 c |

13 lb | 26 c |

14 lb | 28 c |

15 lb | 30 c |

16 lb | 32 c |

17 lb | 34 c |

18 lb | 36 c |

19 lb | 38 c |

20 lb | 40 c |

21 lb | 42 c |

22 lb | 44 c |

23 lb | 46 c |

24 lb | 48 c |

25 lb | 50 c |

26 lb | 52 c |

27 lb | 54 c |

28 lb | 56 c |

29 lb | 58 c |

30 lb | 60 c |

31 lb | 62 c |

32 lb | 64 c |

33 lb | 66 c |

34 lb | 68 c |

35 lb | 70 c |

36 lb | 72 c |

37 lb | 74 c |

38 lb | 76 c |

39 lb | 78 c |

40 lb | 80 c |