According to the U.S. Mint, a quarter weighs 5.670 grams or slightly more than 0.2 ounces. It's heavier than all coins of lesser value, but the half-dollar weighs twice as much.

A roll of quarters weighs 8 ounces. A quarter weighs 0.2 ounces, and a standard roll of quarters contains 40 coins. Multiplying the weight of one quarter by the number of quarters yields the total weight.

The total weight of 1,000 quarters is 5,670 grams. This is based on figures found in the United States Mint's 2011 Annual Report, which indicates that a quarter dollar weighs 5.670 grams.


With a weight of 5 grams, the U.S. nickel weighs twice as much as a penny and more than double the weight of a dime. The nickel is worth 5 cents.

The $5 American Eagle bullion coin weighs 0.1091 troy ounces, equivalent to 0.1197 ounces. It is 0.65 inches in diameter and depicts a walking Lady Liberty on the front and an eagle family on the back. It contains 0.1 tr...

A nickel weighs 5 grams. It is one of the lightest coins, with the half dollar weighing the most out of all American coins at 11.340 grams.

As of 2014, one U.S. penny weighs 2.5 grams and is made of 2.5 percent copper plating that covers a core of zinc. One penny is 19.05 millimeters in diameter and 1.52 millimeters thick.