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Average Price of Lawn Mowing in North Carolina

Frequency 1/8 Acre 1/4 Acre 1/3 Acre 1/2 Acre 1 Acre
Weekly $28.77 $37.67 $51.27 $61.21 $93.12
Bieekly $30.86 $39.76 $52.31 $69.58 $111.95
Monthly $31.91 $46.56 $54.93 $74.81 $111.95

The overall overage price for lawn mowing in North Carolina is $52.31.

Most Common Lawn Mowing Frequencies in North Carolina

Lawn Mowing Frequency Percentage
Weekly Mowing 31.2%
Bieekly Mowing 42%
Monthly Mowing 26.8%

Other Common Lawn Services in North Carolina

Service Percentage
Fertilization Treatment 8.8%
Core Aeration 8%
Leaf Removal 8.5%
Lawn Cleanup 8.1%

How do prices, yard sizes and frequencies differ by city in North Carolina?

City Average Mowing Price Average Yard Size % Weekly % Biweekly % Monthly
Charlotte $48.1 9,226 sq feet 29.333333333333% 60.666666666667% 10%
Huntersville $47.27 8,475 sq feet 30% 70% 0%
Concord $50.87 10,432 sq feet 24.333333333333% 49.666666666667% 26%
Matthews $50.77 6,664 sq feet 0% 100% 0%
Indian Trail $50.42 8,829 sq feet 13% 75% 12%
Cornelius $51.83 16,358 sq feet 0% 75% 25%
Mooresville $54.68 10,483 sq feet % % %
Gastonia $47.16 6,213 sq feet 38.666666666667% 49.333333333333% 12%
Chapel Hill $58.45 9,096 sq feet 21% 46% 33%
Harrisburg $57.08 12,320 sq feet 0% 75% 25%

Plants Native to North Carolina

Cardinal flower

Lobelia cardinalis

moisture level: Moist

sunlight: Full - Partial - Shade

height: 3-6'

coloring: Red

This bright showy flower is named after the bright red coloring of the Cardinal bird. Be cautious, this plant is toxic if eaten.

Orange butterfly weed

Asclepias tuberosa

moisture level: Dry - Moist

sunlight: Full

height: 1-2'

coloring: Orange, yellow

seasonality: Summer

wildlife attraction: Butterflies and hummingbirds

health benefits: Tea from the root can be used for diarrhea.

Orange butterfly weed is a bushy shrub with bright flower clusters providing a voluminous foliage. Frquently grown in residental gardens for its butterfly attraction.

Stokes aster

Aster azureus

moisture level: Dry - Average

sunlight: Full - Partial

height: 2-3'

coloring: Blue

seasonality: Late Summer

wildlife attraction: Butterflies and birds

Joe-pye weed

Eutrochium purpureum

moisture level: Average

sunlight: Full- Partial

height: 5-7'

width: 2-4'

coloring: Mauve pink

seasonality: Summer

wildlife attraction: Butterflies

Woodland phlox

Phlox divaricata

moisture level: Average

sunlight: Shade - Partial

height: 6-12''

width: 6-12''

coloring: Lavender or blue flowes

seasonality: Spring

wildlife attraction: Hummingbirds and butterflies


Anemone quinquefolia

moisture level: Moist

sunlight: Shade - Partial

height: 1'

coloring: White flower

seasonality: Spring

Carolina lupine

Thermopsis villosa

moisture level: Dry

sunlight: Full

height: 3-5'

width: 2-3'

coloring: Green-yellow

Orange coneflower

Rudbeckia fulgida

moisture level: Moist

sunlight: Full

height: 1-3'

coloring: Orange

wildlife attraction: Birds

Northern maidenhair fern

Adiantum pedatum

moisture level: Moist

sunlight: Shade - Partial

height: 8-20''

coloring: Dark green

wildlife attraction: Shelter for toads and lizards

Eastern bluestar

Amsonia tabernaemontana

moisture level: Wet - Moist

sunlight: Partial

height: 1-3'

coloring: Blue, purple

Image source: <a title="By Kurt Stüber [1] [GFDL ( or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons" href="" rel="nofollow"><img width="512" alt="Amsonia tabernaemontana0" src=""/></a>

All data on this page was last updated on 06-15-2024

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