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

The average price of a burial plot in Florida is $4,523. Residents of the Sunshine State pay around 26% more for burial plots than the rest of the country. This is based on an analysis of 2,403 cemeteries in the state. In our analysis, we’ve seen costs go as high as $12,048 and as low as $975. 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.

Cities with the most affordable cemetery burial plot costs in Florida

CityAverage burial plot costDifference from State Average
Lake Placid, FL$975-78%
Thontosassa, FL$990-78%
Gulf Breeze, FL$1,343-70%
Newport Richey, FL$1,495-67%
Punta Gorda, FL$1,598-65%
Ft Pierce, FL$1,600-65%
Sebring, FL$1,600-65%
Kissimmee, FL$1,650-64%
Seminole, FL$1,695-63%
Atlantic Beach, FL$1,750-61%

Cities with the most expensive cemetery burial plot costs in Florida

CityAverage burial plot costDifference from State Average
Boca Raton, FL$12,048166%
Hollywood, FL$11,800161%
Naples, FL$10,445131%
Boynton Beach, FL$10,083123%
Ft Lauderdale, FL$9,369107%
Key West, FL$9,00099%
Pompano, FL$9,00099%
Cape Coral, FL$8,16080%
Saint Petersburg, FL$8,10079%
Davie, FL$8,00077%

Florida: Average cemetery burial plot cost by city

CityAverage burial plot costDifference from State Average
Apopka, FL$4,7355%
Aripeka, FL$2,000-56%
Atlantic Beach, FL$1,750-61%
Auburndale, FL$4,000-12%
Avon Park, FL$5,15714%
Beverly Hills, FL$5,90030%
Boca Raton, FL$12,048166%
Boynton Beach, FL$10,083123%
Bradenton, FL$4,040-11%
Brandon, FL$3,742-17%
Brooksville, FL$4,452-2%
Cape Coral, FL$8,16080%
Casselberry, FL$4,7004%
Clearwater, FL$4,5781%
Cocoa, FL$4,039-11%
Dade City, FL$3,500-23%
Davie, FL$8,00077%
Daytona Beach, FL$4,9389%
Daytona, FL$5,66325%
Deland, FL$3,578-21%
Delray Beach, FL$3,000-34%
Dunedin, FL$2,425-46%
Edgewater, FL$7,20059%
Elfers, FL$5,00011%
Ellenton, FL$4,6673%
Englewood, FL$5,97832%
Eustis, FL$3,400-25%
Forest City, FL$2,988-34%
Forest Park, FL$1,999-56%
Fort Lauderdale, FL$6,23938%
Fort Myers, FL$6,88652%
Fort Pierce, FL$2,608-42%
Frontenal, FL$2,950-35%
Ft Lauderdale, FL$9,369107%
Ft Pierce, FL$1,600-65%
Gainesville, FL$5,43320%
Gotha, FL$5,27017%
Green Cove Springs, FL$2,363-48%
Gulf Breeze, FL$1,343-70%
Hialeah, FL$7,15358%
Hollywood, FL$11,800161%
Homestead, FL$3,600-20%
Homosassa, FL$2,333-48%
Hudson, FL$4,7134%
Jacksonville, FL$4,428-2%
Jupiter, FL$7,47565%
Key West, FL$9,00099%
Kissimmee, FL$1,650-64%
Lake Mary, FL$3,900-14%
Lake Placid, FL$975-78%
Lake Worth, FL$3,220-29%
Lakeland, FL$4,7836%
Lantana, FL$3,989-12%
Largo, FL$3,228-29%
Leesburg, FL$1,750-61%
Lehigh Acres, FL$4,200-7%
Miami Lakes, FL$7,49066%
Miami, FL$5,28817%
Middleberg, FL$5,00011%
Middleburg, FL$4,163-8%
Milton, FL$2,500-45%
N Miami, FL$2,997-34%
Naples, FL$10,445131%
Naranja, FL$5,22015%
New Port Richey, FL$4,425-2%
Newport Richey, FL$1,495-67%
North Lauderdale, FL$6,80050%
North Miami Beach, FL$3,000-34%
North Miami, FL$5,66525%
Ocala, FL$3,704-18%
Orange City, FL$3,500-23%
Orange Park, FL$1,765-61%
Orlando, FL$4,9048%
Ormond Beach, FL$2,769-39%
Palm Bay, FL$6,15736%
Palm City, FL$3,895-14%
Palm Harbor, FL$4,312-5%
Palmetto, FL$3,658-19%
Panama City, FL$5,67525%
Panama, FL$2,500-45%
Pensacola, FL$3,301-27%
Pinellas Park, FL$3,000-34%
Pompano Beach, FL$6,55545%
Pompano, FL$9,00099%
Port St Lucie, FL$3,900-14%
Punta Gorda, FL$1,598-65%
Rockledge, FL$3,475-23%
Saint Petersburg, FL$8,10079%
Sanford, FL$5,42920%
Sarasota, FL$3,274-28%
Sebring, FL$1,600-65%
Seminole, FL$1,695-63%
Spring Hill, FL$6,80050%
St Petersburg, FL$3,327-26%
Stuart, FL$5,78828%
Tallahassee, FL$3,524-22%
Tampa, FL$4,323-4%
Tequesta, FL$4,317-5%
Thonotosassa, FL$5,07312%
Thontosassa, FL$990-78%
Titusville, FL$2,500-45%
Venice, FL$3,420-24%
West Palm Beach, FL$5,38719%
Winter Haven, FL$2,600-43%
Winter Park, FL$4,6473%

Florida: 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 9 such cemeteries in Florida. 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
Barrancas National CemeteryOpen1 Cemetery Road Pensacola, FL 32508Phone: 850-453-4108
Bay Pines National CemeteryCremation Only10000 Bay Pines Boulevard North St. Petersburg, FL 33708Phone: 727-319-6479
Cape Canaveral National CemeteryOpen5525 U.S. Highway 1 Mims, FL 32754Phone: 321-383-2638
Florida National CemeteryOpen6502 S.W. 102nd Avenue Bushnell, FL 33513Phone: 352-793-7740
Jacksonville National CemeteryOpen4083 Lannie Road Jacksonville, FL 32218Phone: 904-766-5222
Sarasota National CemeteryOpen9810 State Road 72 Sarasota, FL 34241Phone: 877-861-9840
South Florida National CemeteryOpen6501 S. State Road 7 Lake Worth, FL 33449Phone: 561-649-6489
St. Augustine National CemeteryClosed104 Marine Street St. Augustine, FL 32084Phone: 904-766-5222
Tallahassee National CemeteryOpen5015 Apalachee Parkway Tallahassee, FL 32311Phone: 850-402-8941

State VA cemeteries have similar free burial options as well, though these come with residency requirements. As of the publishing of this article, Florida has no such cemeteries.