Convert Pounds to Tons

Enter your pound value in the form below to get the value calculated in tons.

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1 lb = 0.0005 t

How to Convert Pounds to Tons Using an Easy Conversion Formula

Scales are used to measure weight

Convert pounds to tons with this simple formula:

tons = pounds × 0.0005

Converting a pound weight measurement to a ton measurement involves multiplying your weight by the conversion ratio to find the result. A pound is equal to 0.0005 tons, so to convert simply multiply by 0.0005.

For example:
5 lb = (5 × 0.0005) = 0.0025 t

Pounds and tons are both units used to measure weight. Learn more about weight and find more weight measurement conversion calculators. A pound is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as lb, for example 1 lb. A ton is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as t, for example 1 t.

pounds and tons are units used to measure weight
Convert Tons to Pounds

Pound Measurements and Equivalent Ton Conversions

Common pound values converted to the equivalent ton value
Pounds Tons
1 lb 0.0005 t
2 lb 0.001 t
3 lb 0.0015 t
4 lb 0.002 t
5 lb 0.0025 t
6 lb 0.003 t
7 lb 0.0035 t
8 lb 0.004 t
9 lb 0.0045 t
10 lb 0.005 t
11 lb 0.0055 t
12 lb 0.006 t
13 lb 0.0065 t
14 lb 0.007 t
15 lb 0.0075 t
16 lb 0.008 t
17 lb 0.0085 t
18 lb 0.009 t
19 lb 0.0095 t
20 lb 0.01 t
21 lb 0.0105 t
22 lb 0.011 t
23 lb 0.0115 t
24 lb 0.012 t
25 lb 0.0125 t
26 lb 0.013 t
27 lb 0.0135 t
28 lb 0.014 t
29 lb 0.0145 t
30 lb 0.015 t
31 lb 0.0155 t
32 lb 0.016 t
33 lb 0.0165 t
34 lb 0.017 t
35 lb 0.0175 t
36 lb 0.018 t
37 lb 0.0185 t
38 lb 0.019 t
39 lb 0.0195 t
40 lb 0.02 t

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1 lb is equal to 16 ounces
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1 lb is equal to 0.000454 metric tons
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1 lb is equal to 0.453592 kilograms
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1 lb is equal to 453.59237 grams
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1 lb is equal to 453,592.4 milligrams
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1 lb is equal to 2,267.96 carats