# Pounds to Tons Conversion

Round:
Enter Pound
Enter US Short Ton
Enter UK Long Ton
Enter Metric Ton

## How many pounds in a ton?

There are 2000 pounds in 1 United States short ton. To convert short tons to pounds, multiply the ton value by 2000.

To convert pounds to short tons, multiply the pound value by 0.0005 or divide by 2000.

1 US Short Ton = 2000 Pounds

## How many pounds in an imperial (long) ton?

There are 2240 pounds in 1 imperial long ton. To convert imperial long tons to pounds, multiply the imperial ton value by 2240.

To convert pounds to imperial long tons, multiply the pound value by 0.000446428571 or divide by 2240.

1 Imperial Ton = 2240 Pounds

## How many pounds in a metric ton?

There are 2204.62262 pounds in 1 metric ton (tonne). To convert metric tons to pounds, multiply the metric ton value by 2204.62262.

To convert pounds to metric tons, multiply the pound value by 0.00045359237 or divide by 2204.62262.

1 Metric Ton = 2204.62262 Pounds

What is Ton?

Ton is a unit of mass in United States Customary, Imperial and Metric measurement systems. The symbol is "T".

• 1 US short ton = 2000 Pounds
• 1 Imperial (UK) long ton = 2240 Pounds
• 1 Metric ton (tonne) = 2204.6226218 Pounds

What is Pound?

Pound (lb) is a unit of mass in the imperial and United States Customary measurement systems. The symbol is "lb".

• 1 Pound = 0.0005 US short ton
• 1 Pound = 0.00044642857143 Imperial (UK) long ton
• 1 Pound = 0.00045359237 Metric ton (tonne)
Create Conversion Table
Click "Create Table". Enter a "Start" value (5, 100 etc). Select an "Increment" value (0.01, 5 etc) and select "Accuracy" to round the result.