Sticks Of Butter to Pounds Conversion

Enter the butter in sticks of butter below to get the value converted to pounds.

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1 stick of butter = 0.25 lb

How to Convert Sticks Of Butter to Pounds

conversion scale showing sticks of butter and equivalent pounds butter values

To convert a stick of butter measurement to a pound measurement, divide the butter by the conversion ratio. One pound is equal to 4 sticks of butter, so use this simple formula to convert:

pounds = sticks of butter ÷ 4

The butter in pounds is equal to the sticks of butter divided by 4.

For example, here's how to convert 5 sticks of butter to pounds using the formula above.
5 sticks of butter = (5 ÷ 4) = 1.25 lb

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

Sticks Of Butter

Butter in the US is sold in packages containing sticks of butter, usually 1/2 or one pound packages containing two or four sticks respectively. One stick of butter contains 8 tablespoons.[1]

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.

Stick Of Butter to Pound Conversion Table

Stick of butter measurements converted to pounds
Sticks Of Butter Pounds
1 0.25 lb
2 0.5 lb
3 0.75 lb
4 1 lb
5 1.25 lb
6 1.5 lb
7 1.75 lb
8 2 lb
9 2.25 lb
10 2.5 lb
11 2.75 lb
12 3 lb
13 3.25 lb
14 3.5 lb
15 3.75 lb
16 4 lb
17 4.25 lb
18 4.5 lb
19 4.75 lb
20 5 lb
21 5.25 lb
22 5.5 lb
23 5.75 lb
24 6 lb
25 6.25 lb
26 6.5 lb
27 6.75 lb
28 7 lb
29 7.25 lb
30 7.5 lb
31 7.75 lb
32 8 lb
33 8.25 lb
34 8.5 lb
35 8.75 lb
36 9 lb
37 9.25 lb
38 9.5 lb
39 9.75 lb
40 10 lb

References

  1. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Cooking Conversion Guide, https://www.fdacs.gov/content/download/17165/file/P-01775.pdf