How much is 30 Pounds of pennies worth?

Given that we're talking about the current 1 US Penny presently in production for United States Mint Annual Sets, 30 pounds of pennies would then be worth approximately $54.43. See figures below:

1 US Penny = 2.5 grams; 30 pounds = 13607.77 grams

  • Number of pennies = 13607.77 grams / 2.5 grams
  • Number of pennies = 5443.108

100 pennies = 1 USD

  • Amount in USD = 5443.108 / 100
  • Amount in USD = 54.43108

Did you know that official term for the American penny is “one-cent piece”? However, when the U.S. Mint struck its first one-cent coins—then the size of today’s half-dollars and 100-percent copper—in 1793, Americans continued to use the British term out of habit.

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Updated on Friday, September 25 2015 at 12:30PM EDT
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