# Convert Pounds to Tons

Enter the weight in pounds below to get the value converted to tons.

**Results in Tons:**

## How to Convert Pounds to Tons

Convert pounds to tons with this simple formula:

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

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

Pounds and tons are both units used to measure weight.
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Pounds are an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as *lb*, for example 1 lb.
Tons are an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as *t*, for example 1 t.

## Pound Measurements and Equivalent Ton Conversions

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 |

## More Pound Weight Conversions

**US Customary & Imperial Units**

- Convert to Ounces
- 1 lb is equal to 16 ounces

**SI Units**

- Convert to Metric Tons
- 1 lb is equal to 0.000454 metric tons
- Convert to Kilograms
- 1 lb is equal to 0.453592 kilograms
- Convert to Grams
- 1 lb is equal to 453.59237 grams
- Convert to Milligrams
- 1 lb is equal to 453,592.4 milligrams

**Other Units**

- Convert to Carats
- 1 lb is equal to 2,267.96 carats