# Question: How long is a 500 gallon propane tank?

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A standard 500 gallon tank holds 400 gallons of propane and is generally installed for standard central home heat and small commercial applications. Each tank is 9 11” long and 37½” in diameter.

## How much is a 500 gallon tank of propane?

500-Gallon Propane Tank Price A 500-gallon propane tank averages \$700 to \$2,500 when installed above ground. When installed below ground, this tank costs between \$1,500 and \$3,000. This is the minimum tank size required to heat most homes. This is a large horizontal cylinder instead of vertical smaller tanks.

## What are the dimensions of a 500 gal propane tank?

500 Gallon Propane Tanks are good for residential and small commercial applications and must be installed at least 10 from buildings and property lines. They are aproximately 310 High, 910 Long and have a Diameter of 38.

## How much does a 500 gallon propane tank weight empty?

You can expect an average 500 gallon propane tank weight to be about 2,876 pounds (1,305 kg) when full. This includes both the weight of the tank and the propane inside. An empty 500 gallon propane tank weighs about 1,180 pounds (535 kg). Liquid propane weighs 4.24 lbs/gallon (1.92 kg/gallon).

## How far from house does propane tank have to be?

must be placed a minimum of 25 feet from the building. no part of an underground tank of this size shall be less than 10 feet from a building or line of adjoining property.

## Can you bury a 250 gallon propane tank?

(Larger size tanks must be installed farther than 10 feet from any building.) 250 gal. This is probably the most popular size. Propane tanks 250 gallons and above can be installed either above ground or underground.

## How far should a 250 gallon propane tank be from the house?

General tank distance rulesTank capacity (gallons)Minimum distance (feet)UndergroundBetween tanksUnder 125100125-250100251-5001032 more rows

## How much does a 500 gallon propane tank weigh empty?

You can expect an average 500 gallon propane tank weight to be about 2,876 pounds (1,305 kg) when full. This includes both the weight of the tank and the propane inside. An empty 500 gallon propane tank weighs about 1,180 pounds (535 kg). Liquid propane weighs 4.24 lbs/gallon (1.92 kg/gallon).

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