Pounds to Ounces Conversion

How many ounces in a pound?

There are 16 ounces in a pound. 1 lb = 16 oz.

To find out how many ounces in "x" pounds or how many pounds in "x" ounces, enter a pound or an ounce value into the converter and the result will be displayed.

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How many ounces are there in a pound (lb)?

There are 16 ounces in a pound (16 oz in 1 lb). Also there are 12 troy ounces in a troy pound.

If you would like to convert from ounces to pounds and also get information and access the conversion tables please check ounces to pounds converter and table page.

How to convert from pounds (lbs) to ounces?

To convert from pounds to ounces, multiply the number of pounds "x" by 16.

For example, to find out how many ounces there are in a pound and a half, multiply 1.5 by 16, that makes 24 ounces in 1.5 pounds.

You may also use this weight and mass units conversion tool to convert between pounds, ounces and other weight & mass units.

What is a pound (lb)?

Pound (lb) is an imperial system mass unit. After US Customary system is adopted, it remained the same. The pound dates back to the Roman empire and at that time it was called "libra" (that's where the "lb" abbreviation comes from) and in Roman libra there were 12 ounces. After the metric system, 1 pound is defined as exactly 0.45359237 kilogram. The abbreviation is "lb".

What is an ounce?

Ounce is an imperial system mass unit. After US Customary system is adopted, it remained the same. 1 Ounce is 28.3495231 grams. The abbreviation is "oz".

The list for your reference:

1 Pound = 16 Ounces
1 Troy Pound = 12 Troy Ounces

1/8 lb = 2 oz
1/4 lb = 4 oz
1/2 lb = 8 oz
1 lb = 16 oz
3/2 lbs = 24 oz
2 lbs = 32 oz
5/2 lbs = 40 oz

To find out how many ounces there are in "x" pounds for all conversion values please check the table below. If the pounds to ounces conversion value that you are looking for is not listed in the conversion table, you may also create your own custom conversion table.

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To create your own custom conversion table click "Create Table" botton. To change values, you may enter a "Start" value (1, 2.5, 5 etc), select a an "Increment" value (0.01, 5, 100 etc) and select an "Accuracy" value to round the result.

Pounds to Ounces Conversion Table

PoundOuncePoundOuncePoundOuncePoundOunce
1 16 26 416 51 816 76 1216
2 32 27 432 52 832 77 1232
3 48 28 448 53 848 78 1248
4 64 29 464 54 864 79 1264
5 80 30 480 55 880 80 1280
6 96 31 496 56 896 81 1296
7 112 32 512 57 912 82 1312
8 128 33 528 58 928 83 1328
9 144 34 544 59 944 84 1344
10 160 35 560 60 960 85 1360
11 176 36 576 61 976 86 1376
12 192 37 592 62 992 87 1392
13 208 38 608 63 1008 88 1408
14 224 39 624 64 1024 89 1424
15 240 40 640 65 1040 90 1440
16 256 41 656 66 1056 100 1600
17 272 42 672 67 1072 125 2000
18 288 43 688 68 1088 150 2400
19 304 44 704 69 1104 175 2800
20 320 45 720 70 1120 200 3200
21 336 46 736 71 1136 250 4000
22 352 47 752 72 1152 300 4800
23 368 48 768 73 1168 500 8000
24 384 49 784 74 1184 750 12000
25 400 50 800 75 1200 1000 16000