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

The average price of a burial plot in Georgia is $4,301. This is based on an analysis of 362 cemeteries in the state. In our analysis, we’ve seen costs go as high as $7,625 and as low as $1,833. If you live in Georgia, you will likely pay 20% more for a grave plot than the rest of the country.

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 Georgia

CityAverage burial plot costDifference from State Average
Norcross, GA$1,833-57%
Decatur, GA$1,930-55%
Stockbridge, GA$2,198-49%
Augusta, GA$2,330-46%
Savannah, GA$2,947-31%

Cities with the most expensive cemetery burial plot costs in Georgia

CityAverage burial plot costDifference from State Average
Albany, GA$7,62577%
Carrollton, GA$7,08365%
Roswell, GA$6,95262%
Athens, GA$6,83259%
Sandy Springs, GA$6,17043%

Georgia: Average cemetery burial plot cost by city

CityAverage burial plot costDifference from State Average
Albany, GA$7,62577%
Athens, GA$6,83259%
Atlanta, GA$3,204-26%
Augusta, GA$2,330-46%
Carrollton, GA$7,08365%
College Park, GA$4,3030%
Columbus, GA$3,470-19%
Decatur, GA$1,930-55%
Jonesboro, GA$4,82312%
Lithonia, GA$5,52528%
Macon, GA$4,050-6%
Marietta, GA$3,827-11%
Norcross, GA$1,833-57%
Rome, GA$3,601-16%
Rossville, GA$3,941-8%
Roswell, GA$6,95262%
Sandy Springs, GA$6,17043%
Savannah, GA$2,947-31%
Snellville, GA$3,165-26%
Stockbridge, GA$2,198-49%
Stone Mountain, GA$4,6007%
Tucker, GA$4,208-2%

Georgia: 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 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.

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