How Much Does Central AC Replacement Cost In Lexington, KY?

Given a 1500 – 3000 square foot home, the average cost to replace a Central A/C unit in Lexington, KY will be between $4,640 – $12,140. This guide covers price ranges by house size.

AC Replacement

Compare costs for central AC Replacement cost for these popular brands:

  • Trane AC Units
  • Amana AC Units
  • Carrier AC Units
  • Lennox AC Units
  • Rheem AC Units
  • American Standard AC Units
  • RUUD AC Units

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Central AC Cost by Size/BTU’s

If you’re thinking about installing a new AC system in Lexington KY, this chart will help you determine your cost according to the size and BTU’s.

*A British thermal unit (BTU) is a unit of heat; it is defined as the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit.

** AC cost does not include installation, which will be between $90/hour  – $150/hour for a qualified technician.


Central AC Cost

AC Unit Replacement Cost by Home Size

Below is a chart calculating the national average cost to replace a central air conditioning unit according to the square footage of a home

  • AC Unit for 1,200 Sq. Ft. Home: $2,110
  • AC Unit for 1,500 Sq. Ft. Home: $3,406
  • AC Unit for 2,000 Sq. Ft. Home: $3,400
  • AC Unit for 2,500 Sq. Ft. Home: $3,930
  • AC Unit for 3,000 Sq. Ft. Home: $4,690
  • AC Unit for 4,000 Sq. Ft Home: $5,200

AC cost does not include installation, which will be between $90/hour  – $150/hour for a qualified technician. For exact pricing, please request to compare quotes from HVAC companies near you.


Central AC Installation Cost

A Lexington, KY AC company can replace your entire AC unit or just the outside unit. AC brands like Trane, Rheem, and Carrier are typically fairly close in their price points. This guide helps with

Central AC Replacement Cost

A/C Repair Costs

HVAC Replacement Prices

Best A/C Replacement Companies in Lexington, KY

Comfort Heating & Air
2430 Palumbo Dr #140, Lexington, KY 40509

Engineered Heating & Air
1052 Whipple Ct, Lexington, KY 40511

Kelley Mechanical
9340 Hickory Hill Rd, Lexington, KY 40515


Fayette Heating & Air Conditioning
3090 Old Todds Rd Suite 120, Lexington, KY 40509

The Climate in Lexington, KY Impacts Heating & A/C Units

Lexington, Kentucky is a metropolis that provides four distinct seasons for the residents of this region. The summer months are hot and humid with plenty of plateau breezes to cool you down when needed. In winter the temperature ranges from mild highs during daytime hours to moderately cold lows at night time but there never seem like any prolonged periods where it’s either too warm or too cold outside.

Looking for Central AC Replacement Costs Near You?

Are you looking to replace or install your central AC in your home? You can find central AC replacement costs in your area using our Price Tool for Central AC.

Zip Codes Served: 40361, 40502, 40503, 40504, 40505, 40506, 40507, 40508, 40509, 40510, 40511, 40513, 40514, 40515, 40516, 40517

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