Tons to Pounds Conversion

How many pounds in a ton?

Tons to pounds conversion factors are listed below (for short (US), long (UK) and metric tons to pounds). To find out how many pounds in tons, multiply by the conversion factor or use the converter if the conversion is from US short tons.

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

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

Ton 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 (UK and some of the other English speaking countries) 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 abbreviations for ton are "T" and "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.

Pound 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".

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Short Tons [US] to Pounds Table

Ton Pound Ton Pound Ton Pound Ton Pound
1 t 2000 lbs 26 t 52000 lbs 51 t 102000 lbs 76 t 152000 lbs
2 t 4000 lbs 27 t 54000 lbs 52 t 104000 lbs 77 t 154000 lbs
3 t 6000 lbs 28 t 56000 lbs 53 t 106000 lbs 78 t 156000 lbs
4 t 8000 lbs 29 t 58000 lbs 54 t 108000 lbs 79 t 158000 lbs
5 t 10000 lbs 30 t 60000 lbs 55 t 110000 lbs 80 t 160000 lbs
6 t 12000 lbs 31 t 62000 lbs 56 t 112000 lbs 81 t 162000 lbs
7 t 14000 lbs 32 t 64000 lbs 57 t 114000 lbs 82 t 164000 lbs
8 t 16000 lbs 33 t 66000 lbs 58 t 116000 lbs 83 t 166000 lbs
9 t 18000 lbs 34 t 68000 lbs 59 t 118000 lbs 84 t 168000 lbs
10 t 20000 lbs 35 t 70000 lbs 60 t 120000 lbs 85 t 170000 lbs
11 t 22000 lbs 36 t 72000 lbs 61 t 122000 lbs 86 t 172000 lbs
12 t 24000 lbs 37 t 74000 lbs 62 t 124000 lbs 87 t 174000 lbs
13 t 26000 lbs 38 t 76000 lbs 63 t 126000 lbs 88 t 176000 lbs
14 t 28000 lbs 39 t 78000 lbs 64 t 128000 lbs 89 t 178000 lbs
15 t 30000 lbs 40 t 80000 lbs 65 t 130000 lbs 90 t 180000 lbs
16 t 32000 lbs 41 t 82000 lbs 66 t 132000 lbs 100 t 200000 lbs
17 t 34000 lbs 42 t 84000 lbs 67 t 134000 lbs 125 t 250000 lbs
18 t 36000 lbs 43 t 86000 lbs 68 t 136000 lbs 150 t 300000 lbs
19 t 38000 lbs 44 t 88000 lbs 69 t 138000 lbs 175 t 350000 lbs
20 t 40000 lbs 45 t 90000 lbs 70 t 140000 lbs 200 t 400000 lbs
21 t 42000 lbs 46 t 92000 lbs 71 t 142000 lbs 250 t 500000 lbs
22 t 44000 lbs 47 t 94000 lbs 72 t 144000 lbs 300 t 600000 lbs
23 t 46000 lbs 48 t 96000 lbs 73 t 146000 lbs 500 t 1000000 lbs
24 t 48000 lbs 49 t 98000 lbs 74 t 148000 lbs 750 t 1500000 lbs
25 t 50000 lbs 50 t 100000 lbs 75 t 150000 lbs 1000 t 2000000 lbs