South Carolina Funeral Costs

The average cost of a funeral in South Carolina is $5,603 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 $3,075 to $11,955.


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South Carolina 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
Abbeville County, SC $4,984
Aiken County, SC $6,543
Allendale County, SC $4,900
Anderson County, SC $6,256
Bamberg County, SC $4,695
Barnwell County, SC $5,022
Beaufort County, SC $5,737
Berkeley County, SC $6,509
Calhoun County, SC $5,346
Charleston County, SC $6,336
Cherokee County, SC $3,938
Chester County, SC $5,228
Chesterfield County, SC $5,430
Clarendon County, SC $4,773
Darlington County, SC $5,176
Dillon County, SC $4,980
Dorchester County, SC $8,342
Edgefield County, SC $4,516
Fairfield County, SC $4,349
Florence County, SC $5,334
Georgetown County, SC $5,792
Greenville County, SC $5,857
Greenwood County, SC $6,036
Horry County, SC $5,536
Kershaw County, SC $5,256
Lancaster County, SC $5,133
Laurens County, SC $5,686
Lee County, SC $4,338
Lexington County, SC $6,663
Marion County, SC $4,942
Marlboro County, SC $4,472
Newberry County, SC $5,472
Oconee County, SC $8,285
Orangeburg County, SC $5,231
Pickens County, SC $6,311
Richland County, SC $5,770
Saluda County, SC $5,380
Spartanburg County, SC $5,362
Sumter County, SC $5,367
Union County, SC $4,628
Williamsburg County, SC $5,182
York County, SC $5,378

Funeral Costs By Service

Service Average Cost
Basic Services $2,041
Viewing and Visitation $331
Funeral Ceremony $404
Graveside Service $47
Transport of Remains $243
Direct Burial $173
Direct Cremation $1,687
Embalming $582

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Cities in South Carolina