New York Funeral Costs

The average cost of a funeral in New York is $6,128 based on surveyed data from funeral homes across the state. Funeral costs can vary widely depending on your city, service provider and elected services. Our research found that prices can range from $2,720 to $27,575.


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New York Funeral Cost Breakdown

Our cost estimates assume an average casket cost of $1,500. You are not required to select a casket from your funeral home, so it can be beneficial to shop around for a more affordable casket if needed. Your funeral home must honor any alternative casket you purchase by law.

The data here is intended for educational purposes only and we make no warranty about its accuracy. Funeral homes change prices frequently, so we recommend contacting the funeral home directly and asking them for their prices as they may have changed.

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Average Funeral Costs By County

County Average Funeral Cost
Albany County, NY $5,344
Bronx County, NY $6,368
Broome County, NY $5,973
Cattaraugus County, NY $5,936
Cayuga County, NY $5,815
Chautauqua County, NY $5,465
Chemung County, NY $6,738
Clinton County, NY $5,757
Columbia County, NY $7,875
Dutchess County, NY $5,823
Erie County, NY $4,908
Fulton County, NY $6,784
Genesee County, NY $6,190
Greene County, NY $7,032
Herkimer County, NY $6,508
Jefferson County, NY $5,413
Kings County, NY $7,470
Lewis County, NY $5,413
Madison County, NY $6,628
Monroe County, NY $5,364
Montgomery County, NY $6,061
Nassau County, NY $8,531
New York County, NY $7,156
Niagara County, NY $5,446
Oneida County, NY $6,198
Onondaga County, NY $5,093
Ontario County, NY $5,652
Orange County, NY $5,955
Oswego County, NY $4,969
Otsego County, NY $8,870
Rensselaer County, NY $5,511
Richmond County, NY $7,540
Saratoga County, NY $6,006
Schenectady County, NY $5,585
Seneca County, NY $5,720
Steuben County, NY $6,383
Suffolk County, NY $10,486
Sullivan County, NY $5,954
Ulster County, NY $8,770
Warren County, NY $7,355
Westchester County, NY $7,308
Wyoming County, NY $6,790

Funeral Costs By Service

Service Average Cost
Basic Services $1,404
Viewing and Visitation $666
Funeral Ceremony $656
Graveside Service $102
Transport of Remains $343
Direct Burial $471
Direct Cremation $1,716
Embalming $630

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Cities in New York