Cemetery Burial Plot Cost in Florida: Cheapest & Most Expensive Options (2021)

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The average burial plot cost in Florida is $2,979. Residents of the Sunshine State pay around 27% more for burial plots than the national average. This is based on an analysis of 924 cemeteries in the state. In our analysis, we’ve seen burial plot costs go as low as $250 and as high as $50,000.

Keep in mind that costs can and will vary depending on factors such as the type of burial plot you purchase, how many you plan to purchase, the cemetery and the market demand for burial plots within your area or around the cemetery you’d like to purchase a plot in.

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

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Cities with the Most Affordable Burial Plot Cost in Florida

CityAverageDifference from State Average
Leesburg, FL$1,000 -66%
Gulf Breeze, FL$1,106 -63%
Kissimmee, FL$1,100 -63%
Aripeka, FL$1,200 -60%
Dunedin, FL$1,212 -59%
Punta Gorda, FL$1,278 -57%
Orange Park, FL$1,379 -54%
Bradenton, FL$1,634 -45%
Eustis, FL$1,700 -43%
Pensacola, FL$1,733 -42%

Cities with the Most Expensive Burial Plot Cost in Florida

CityAverageDifference from State Average
Boca Raton, FL$6,897 +132%
Pompano Beach, FL$6,435 +116%
Naples, FL$6,402 +115%
Stuart, FL$4,762 +60%
Spring Hill, FL$4,562 +53%
Cape Coral, FL$4,533 +52%
Fort Lauderdale, FL$4,462 +50%
Hollywood, FL$4,200 +41%
Rockledge, FL$4,205 +41%
Fort Myers, FL$4,113 +38%

Average Burial Plot Cost in Florida by City

CityAverageDifference from State Average
Apopka, FL$2,725 -9%
Aripeka, FL$1,200 -60%
Auburndale, FL$1,940 -35%
Avon Park, FL$3,558 +19%
Boca Raton, FL$6,897 +132%
Bradenton, FL$1,634 -45%
Brandon, FL$2,152 -28%
Brooksville, FL$2,760 -7%
Cape Coral, FL$4,533 +52%
Casselberry, FL$3,123 +5%
Clearwater, FL$3,111 +4%
Cocoa, FL$2,992 0%
Daytona Beach, FL$2,861 -4%
Deland, FL$2,236 -25%
Dunedin, FL$1,212 -59%
Ellenton, FL$2,333 -22%
Englewood, FL$3,260 +9%
Eustis, FL$1,700 -43%
Forest City, FL$2,248 -25%
Forest Park, FL$1,999 -33%
Fort Lauderdale, FL$4,462 +50%
Fort Myers, FL$4,113 +38%
Fort Pierce, FL$1,755 -41%
Gotha, FL$2,658 -11%
Gulf Breeze, FL$1,106 -63%
Hialeah, FL$4,121 +38%
Hollywood, FL$4,200 +41%
Homosassa, FL$1,750 -41%
Hudson, FL$2,749 -8%
Jacksonville, FL$2,763 -7%
Jupiter, FL$3,738 +25%
Key West, FL$3,400 +14%
Kissimmee, FL$1,100 -63%
Lake Worth, FL$1,803 -39%
Lakeland, FL$3,398 +14%
Lantana, FL$2,082 -30%
Largo, FL$2,147 -28%
Leesburg, FL$1,000 -66%
Lehigh Acres, FL$2,333 -22%
Miami Lakes, FL$3,633 +22%
Miami, FL$3,561 +20%
Middleburg, FL$2,106 -29%
Naples, FL$6,402 +115%
Naranja, FL$2,900 -3%
New Port Richey, FL$2,513 -16%
North Lauderdale, FL$3,077 +3%
North Miami, FL$2,494 -16%
Ocala, FL$2,405 -19%
Orange City, FL$2,714 -9%
Orange Park, FL$1,379 -54%
Orlando, FL$2,971 0%
Ormond Beach, FL$2,021 -32%
Palm Bay, FL$3,228 +8%
Palm City, FL$2,783 -7%
Palm Harbor, FL$3,026 +2%
Palmetto, FL$2,224 -25%
Panama City, FL$3,814 +28%
Pensacola, FL$1,733 -42%
Pompano Beach, FL$6,435 +116%
Punta Gorda, FL$1,278 -57%
Rockledge, FL$4,205 +41%
Saint Petersburg, FL$2,307 -23%
Sanford, FL$3,176 +7%
Sarasota, FL$2,420 -19%
Spring Hill, FL$4,562 +53%
Stuart, FL$4,762 +60%
Tallahassee, FL$2,086 -30%
Tampa, FL$2,697 -9%
Tequesta, FL$3,309 11%
Thonotosassa, FL$3,249 9%
Venice, FL$1,930 -35%
West Palm Beach, FL$3,245 +9%
Winter Haven, FL$2,600 -13%
Winter Park, FL$2,768 -7%

Saving Money on Burial Plot Cost in Florida

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.

VA National and State Cemeteries with Free Burial Plots in Florida

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.

Shopping Online for Burial Plots in Florida

If you’re on the market for a cemetery plot, you may find the listings on eBay helpful. Depending on what’s available, you stand to save money on on your burial plot costs with the right bidding strategy.

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