## Number of Grams in a Pound

**How many grams are there in one pound?**

**Approximately 453.6 grams**

There are 453.59237 grams in one pound .You can round off that and assume that a pound is equal to 453.59 or 453.6 grams. This measurement was agreed upon by the United States and the Commonwealth of Nations, which is now the United Nations. However, this is slightly different from a metric pound, which we know as 500 grams.

This fact is verified on : April 16, 2010.