Cemetery burial plot cost in Colorado: cheapest & most expensive options

The average price of a burial plot in Colorado is $3,514. This is based on an analysis of 764 cemeteries in the state. In our analysis, we’ve seen costs go as high as $6,800 and as low as $1,568. Colorado burial plots are 2% cheaper than the national average

Keep in mind that these costs will vary depending on your specific situation. Depending on the type of burial plot you purchase, how many, and in what zip code, these prices may vary significantly from the average.

When making arrangements, we recommend contacting at least a few cemeteries to get a price that is right for your family.

Colorado: Average cemetery burial plot cost by city

CityAverage burial plot costDifference from State Average
Aurora, CO$2,367-33%
Boulder, CO$3,85010%
Broomfield, CO$4,33123%
Centennial, CO$6,00371%
Colorado Springs, CO$3,6243%
Denver, CO$4,49328%
Evergreen, CO$990-72%
Fort Collins, CO$3,277-7%
Grand Junction, CO$1,568-55%
Greeley, CO$2,368-33%
Lakewood, CO$2,140-39%
Littleton, CO$3,246-8%
Morrison, CO$6,80094%
North Glenn, CO$3,8339%
Pueblo, CO$2,857-19%
Thornton, CO$3,6584%
Wheat Ridge, CO$4,33223%

Colorado: VA national and state cemeteries with free burial plots

If you are a veteran, service member or eligible family member you may be eligible for a free burial at a national VA cemetery. There are 3 such cemeteries in Colorado. Keep in mind these are not guaranteed to have any open spots. Please see below for contact information as well as burial plot availability.

CemeteryOpen plots?AddressPhone
Fort Logan National CemeteryOpen4400 W. Kenyon Ave. Denver, CO 80236Phone: 303-761-0117
Fort Lyon National CemeteryOpen15700 County Road HH Las Animas, CO 81054Phone: 719-216-1025
Pikes Peak National CemeteryOpen10545 Drennan Road Colorado Springs, CO 80925Phone: 719-216-1025

State VA cemeteries have similar free burial options as well, though these come with residency requirements. Contact your local VA office to learn more.

InstitutionAddressContactVA Funded?
Veterans Memorial Cemetery Of Western Colorado2830 Riverside ParkwayGrand Junction, CO 81501Jessica Moratto, Cemetery Director Phone: 970-263-8986YES
Colorado State Veterans Center At Homelake3749 Sherman Avenue Monte Vista, CO 81144Mailing Address: P.O. Box 97 Homelake, CO 81135Tyler Chacon, Director Phone: 719-852-5118NO