How Much Space Can a 2-Ton Air Conditioning Unit Cool?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 2, 2020 4:32:14 AM ET

A 2-ton air conditioning unit is capable of cooling between 800 and 2,000 square feet of interior space. A building's energy efficiency, including air leaks, insulation and shading, and the climate it's located in impact how many tons of air conditioning are needed to cool it down.