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The cost of tree removal in Tempe, 85280 varies depending on the size of your tree, it’s location on your property and access.
The biggest factor affecting price is the local tree service in Tempe you use for the job.
The average tree removal cost in Tempe is $966 which is -6% below the countrywide average of $871.
Whether you need a permit to remove a tree in Tempe Zipcode 85280 will depend on the size and location of the tree itself.
Tempe has a set of tree ordinances that indicates whether your tree can be removed.
Normally if the tree is dead, hazardous, planted too close to your home or not considered significant due to its small size you should be able to remove it without a permit.
Click here for the local tree ordinance in Tempe, 85280, Arizona.
Tempe is located in Plant hardiness zone 9b.
The state tree for Arizona is Blue Palo Verde, Parkinsonia florida which can be found in abundance in one of the 6 State forests or 31 state parks.
With 25.64% of the state is forested, there are approximately 4,000,000 forested acres in Arizona. With a population of 7,278,717 and an estimated 1,000,000,000 trees statewide, there are 137 trees for every person in the state.
Unfortunately, there are some endangered species of trees, 44 to be exact, as well as 21 threatened species and 32 hardwood and 1 Palm invasive species. The worst offender endangering native trees in Tempe is the Arizona Willow.
Map of Tempe.
Tree removal in Tempe costs $966 which is -6% below the country average of $871.
In most cases, tree removal can be cheaper in winter, but for Tempe, in Arizona with latitude 33.4148, longitude -111.9093, it would depend on how cold your winters get. Colder weather in Northern states brings reduced demand for tree services which increases competition and reduces prices.
Tempe, Arizona has a tree ordinance regulating the removal of trees. There are just 4,000,000 or 137 trees per person in Tempe, 85280, the preservation of all trees in the area is important. Unless your tree is an invasive species like Arizona Willow you will need a permit to remove a tree. Refer to your local tree ordinance here for more info.
Most home insurance coverage in Tempe, 85280 in Arizona with cover tree removal if the tree has fallen in a storm. This will not include the removal of healthy trees or neglected dead trees. If your trees are invasive like Arizona Willow, then they might cover you, but it will vary depending on the company used.
With 25.64% in Arizona across 31 state parks and 6 state forests there are 6 endangered species of trees and 21. With 4,000,000 forested acres which are 25.64% of land still forested and 32 hardwood and 1 Palm invasive tree(s) and plants like Arizona Willow taking a foothold, native trees like our state tree the Blue Palo Verde, Parkinsonia florida would normally flourish are having a harder time thriving.
Tempe coordinates are 33.4148, -111.9093 and the average weather readings are the following: