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

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The average burial plot cost in Georgia is $2,198. This is based on an analysis of 137 cemeteries in the state. In our analysis, we’ve seen burial plot listings with costs as low as $399 and as high as $14,500. If you live in Georgia, you will likely pay 6% less for a burial plot than the rest of the country.

Keep in mind that burial plot 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 local area or around the cemetery you’d like to purchase your plot in.

When making burial arrangements, we recommend you contact 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 Georgia

CityAverageDifference from State Average
Decatur, GA$895 -59%
Augusta, GA$1,447 -34%
Stockbridge, GA$1,462 -33%
Macon, GA$1,800 -18%
Rossville, GA$1,807 -18%

Cities with the Most Expensive Burial Plot Cost in Georgia

CityAverageDifference from State Average
Sandy Springs, GA$4,067 +85%
Roswell, GA$3,374 +54%
Lithonia, GA$3,022 +37%
Stone Mountain, GA$2,925 +33%
Jonesboro, GA$2,599 +18%

Average Burial Plot Cost in Georgia by City

CityAverageDifference from State Average
Albany, GA$2,375 +8%
Atlanta, GA$1,862 -15%
Augusta, GA$1,447 -34%
College Park, GA$2,082 -5%
Columbus, GA$1,987 -10%
Decatur, GA$895 -59%
Fairburn, GA$2,488 +13%
Jonesboro, GA$2,599 +18%
Lithonia, GA$3,022 +37%
Macon, GA$1,800 -18%
Marietta, GA$2,305 +5%
Rome, GA$2,251 +2%
Rossville, GA$1,807 -18%
Roswell, GA$3,374 +54%
Sandy Springs, GA$4,067 +85%
Savannah, GA$2,061 -6%
Snellville, GA$2,366 +8%
Stockbridge, GA$1,462 -33%
Stone Mountain, GA$2,925 +33%
Tucker, GA$2,172 -1%

Saving Money on Burial Plot Cost in Georgia

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 2 such cemeteries in Georgia. 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

CemeteryOpen Plots?AddressPhone
Georgia National CemeteryOpen1080 Scott Hudgens Drive Canton, GA 30114Phone: 866-236-8159 Or 770-479-9300
Marietta National CemeteryClosed500 Washington Avenue Marietta, GA 30060Phone: 866-236-8159

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

InstitutionAddressContact
Georgia Department of Veterans ServicesGDVS Central Office Floyd Veterans Memorial Building, Suite E-970 Atlanta, GA 30334Russell Feagin, Director, Health and Memorials Division Phone: 478-445-2544
Georgia Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery – Milledgeville2617 Vinson Highway Milledgeville, GA 31061Linda Lavender, Cemetery Director Phone: 478-445-3363
Georgia Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery – Glennville8819 U.S. Highway 301 Glennville, GA 30427Ernie Cowart, Cemetery Director Phone: 912-654-5398
Georgia War Veterans Home2249 Carl Vinson Hwy Milledgeville, GA 31061Russell Feagin, Director, Health and Memorials Division Phone: 478-445-2544

Shopping Online for Burial Plots in Georgia

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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