Tons to Pounds Conversion - How many pounds in a ton?

1 US short ton = 2000 pounds (lbs). 1 Imperial (UK) long ton = 2240 pounds. 1 Metric ton = 2204.6 pounds.

Quick Lookup (Round: 2). US short ton to lbs

US short ton 1/8 1/4 1/2 3/4 1 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 2 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9 4 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.8 4.9 5 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7 5.8 5.9 6 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 6.6 6.7 6.8 6.9 7 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.6 7.7 7.8 7.9 8 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 8.6 8.7 8.8 8.9 9 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.5 9.6 9.7 9.8 9.9 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100
lbs 250 500 1000 1500 2000 2200 2400 2600 2800 3000 3200 3400 3600 3800 4000 4200 4400 4600 4800 5000 5200 5400 5600 5800 6000 6200 6400 6600 6800 7000 7200 7400 7600 7800 8000 8200 8400 8600 8800 9000 9200 9400 9600 9800 10000 10200 10400 10600 10800 11000 11200 11400 11600 11800 12000 12200 12400 12600 12800 13000 13200 13400 13600 13800 14000 14200 14400 14600 14800 15000 15200 15400 15600 15800 16000 16200 16400 16600 16800 17000 17200 17400 17600 17800 18000 18200 18400 18600 18800 19000 19200 19400 19600 19800 20000 40000 60000 80000 100000 120000 140000 160000 180000 200000

Quick Lookup (Round: 2). Metric ton to lbs

Metric ton 1/8 1/4 1/2 3/4 1 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 2 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9 4 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.8 4.9 5 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7 5.8 5.9 6 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 6.6 6.7 6.8 6.9 7 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.6 7.7 7.8 7.9 8 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 8.6 8.7 8.8 8.9 9 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.5 9.6 9.7 9.8 9.9 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100
lbs 275.58 551.16 1102.31 1653.47 2204.62 2425.08 2645.55 2866.01 3086.47 3306.93 3527.4 3747.86 3968.32 4188.78 4409.25 4629.71 4850.17 5070.63 5291.09 5511.56 5732.02 5952.48 6172.94 6393.41 6613.87 6834.33 7054.79 7275.25 7495.72 7716.18 7936.64 8157.1 8377.57 8598.03 8818.49 9038.95 9259.42 9479.88 9700.34 9920.8 10141.26 10361.73 10582.19 10802.65 11023.11 11243.58 11464.04 11684.5 11904.96 12125.42 12345.89 12566.35 12786.81 13007.27 13227.74 13448.2 13668.66 13889.12 14109.58 14330.05 14550.51 14770.97 14991.43 15211.9 15432.36 15652.82 15873.28 16093.75 16314.21 16534.67 16755.13 16975.59 17196.06 17416.52 17636.98 17857.44 18077.91 18298.37 18518.83 18739.29 18959.75 19180.22 19400.68 19621.14 19841.6 20062.07 20282.53 20502.99 20723.45 20943.91 21164.38 21384.84 21605.3 21825.76 22046.23 44092.45 66138.68 88184.9 110231.13 132277.36 154323.58 176369.81 198416.04 220462.26

Quick Lookup (Round: 2). UK long ton to lbs

UK Long ton 1/8 1/4 1/2 3/4 1 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 2 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9 4 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.8 4.9 5 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7 5.8 5.9 6 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 6.6 6.7 6.8 6.9 7 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.6 7.7 7.8 7.9 8 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 8.6 8.7 8.8 8.9 9 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.5 9.6 9.7 9.8 9.9 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100
lbs 280 560 1120 1680 2240 2464 2688 2912 3136 3360 3584 3808 4032 4256 4480 4704 4928 5152 5376 5600 5824 6048 6272 6496 6720 6944 7168 7392 7616 7840 8064 8288 8512 8736 8960 9184 9408 9632 9856 10080 10304 10528 10752 10976 11200 11424 11648 11872 12096 12320 12544 12768 12992 13216 13440 13664 13888 14112 14336 14560 14784 15008 15232 15456 15680 15904 16128 16352 16576 16800 17024 17248 17472 17696 17920 18144 18368 18592 18816 19040 19264 19488 19712 19936 20160 20384 20608 20832 21056 21280 21504 21728 21952 22176 22400 44800 67200 89600 112000 134400 156800 179200 201600 224000
Round:
Enter US Short Ton
Enter Imperial Long Ton
Enter Metric Ton
Enter Pound

How many pounds are there in a ton?

There are 2000 pounds in a US short ton, 2240 pounds in a UK long ton and 2204.6 pounds in a metric ton.

How to convert from tons to pounds (lbs)?

To find out how many pounds there are in "x" tons, multiply the number of tons by 2000 for US short ton, 2240 for UK long ton or 2204.6 for the metric ton.

For example, to find out how many pounds there are in a half ton (US), multiply the ton value by the conversion factor, 1/2 * 2000 = 1000 lbs in a half short ton.

You may also use this weight and mass units conversion tool to convert between all weight & mass units.

What is a ton?

Ton (tonne) is a unit of mass in different measurement systems and usually mistaken with each other. The short ton (also known as net ton) equals to 2000 pounds and used in North America (United States and Canada), the long ton (also known as weight or gross ton) is used in the imperial system and defined as 2240 pounds or 1016 kilograms. The metric ton (also known as tonne) equals to 1000 kilograms and used in the metric system. The abbreviation is "T".

If you are trading internationally, you must know what type of ton as a weight unit is used in that country to avoid the surprises.

What is a pound (lb)?

Pound (lb) is a unit of mass in the imperial and US Customary measurement systems. International avoirdupois pound is defined as 0.45359237 kilograms. Troy pound is rarely used. There are 16 ounces in a pound and 12 troy ounces in a troy pound. The abbreviations are "lb", "lbs".

The list for your reference:

1 US Short Ton = 2 000 Pounds
1 UK Long Ton = 2 240 Pounds
1 Metric Ton = 2 204.62262 Pounds

US Short Tons to Pounds:

1/8 short ton = 250 lbs
1/4 short ton = 500 lbs
1/2 short ton = 1000 lbs
1 short ton = 2000 lbs
3/2 short ton = 3000 lbs
2 short ton = 4000 lbs
5/2 short ton = 5000 lbs

UK Long Tons to Pounds:

1/8 long ton = 280 lbs
1/4 long ton = 560 lbs
1/2 long ton = 1120 lbs
1 long ton = 2240 lbs
3/2 long ton = 3360 lbs
2 long ton = 4480 lbs
5/2 long ton = 5600 lbs

Metric Ton (Tonne) to Pounds:

1/8 metric ton = 275.5 lbs
1/4 metric ton = 551.1 lbs
1/2 metric ton = 1102.3 lbs
1 metric ton = 2204.6 lbs
3/2 metric ton = 3306.9 lbs
2 metric ton = 4409.24 lbs
5/2 metric ton = 5511.5 lbs

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