1 How much is a pound in general?
A pound is a unit of measure that is used by the United States Customary System of Measurement. It is not part of the metric system. Converted to the metric system, a pound weighs near about 0.45kg.
2 A backpack full of it
Weed usually comes in packets. A pound of weed has enough volume that all of it put together, it can fill a backpack.
3 More than enough for a decade
Regular users smoke about 1/8th of an ounce a month. In that case, 1 pound of weed would last for about 10 to 11 years depending on consistency.
4 Can last a full year if you smoke A LOT
People who smoke more than average, let’s say, 1 gram per day, 1 pound of weed would last them for around 1.3 years, that’s more than 400 days.
5 Can cost you thousands of dollars
A pound of weed, on average, costs around $2000 to $3000. The prices vary depending on which state you are in, and some other factors like the number of dispensaries in the area, and the quality of weed you want to purchase.
6 Other units of measurement
1 pound of weed or it can be referred to as 16 ounces, 64 quarters, 128 teenths, or 448 grams.
7 Selling it is a lot of work
If you were to sell that pound of weed in 1/8ths of an ounce, a pretty common quantity for most users to buy, you would make $6,400 at $50/eighth.