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

The average price of a burial plot in Indiana is $4,127. This is based on an analysis of 338 cemeteries in the state. In our analysis, we’ve seen costs go as high as $10,000 and as low as $650. The Indiana average is 15% more expensive than the national average.

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 Indiana

CityAverage burial plot costDifference from State Average
Morristown, IN$650-84%
New Castle, IN$700-83%
Fishers, IN$750-82%
Portage, IN$1,200-71%
Osceola, IN$1,445-65%

Cities with the most expensive cemetery burial plot costs in Indiana

CityAverage burial plot costDifference from State Average
Westfield, IN$10,000142%
Michigan City, IN$9,000118%
Valparaiso, IN$7,11372%
Hobart, IN$6,50058%
Merrillville, IN$5,95044%

Indiana: Average cemetery burial plot cost by city

CityAverage burial plot costDifference from State Average
Bloomington, IN$5,79941%
Cicero, IN$5,00021%
Crown point, IN$2,700-35%
Evansville, IN$4,71414%
Fishers, IN$750-82%
Fort Wayne, IN$4,1912%
Greenwood, IN$4,56211%
Hobart, IN$6,50058%
Indianapolis, IN$3,350-19%
Kokomo, IN$4,55010%
Merrillville, IN$5,95044%
Michigan City, IN$9,000118%
Morristown, IN$650-84%
Muncie, IN$3,850-7%
New Albany, IN$4,3425%
New Castle, IN$700-83%
Osceola, IN$1,445-65%
Portage, IN$1,200-71%
Schererville, IN$5,17125%
South Bend, IN$1,998-52%
Terre Haute, IN$1,748-58%
Valparaiso, IN$7,11372%
Westfield, IN$10,000142%
Whitestown, IN$4,1360%
Zionsville, IN$3,750-9%

Indiana: 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 5 such cemeteries in Indiana. 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
Crown Hill National CemeteryClosed700 West 38th Street Indianapolis, IN 46208Phone: 765-674-0284
Marion National CemeteryOpen1700 East 38th Street Marion, IN 46952Phone: 765-674-0284
New Albany National CemeteryCremation Only1943 Ekin Avenue New Albany, IN 47150Phone: 502-893-3852
Crown Hill Cemetery Confederate PlotClosed700 West 38th Street Indianapolis, IN 46208Phone: 765-674-0284
Woodlawn Monument SiteClosedNorth 3rd Street and 4th Avenue Terre Haute, IN 47802Phone: 815-423-9958

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
Indiana State Soldiers’ Home Cemetery3851 N. River Road W. Lafayette, IN 47906-3765Antonio Stewart, Superintendent Phone: 765-463-1502
Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery1415 North Gate Road Madison, IN 47250Alan Burnham, Director Phone: 812-273-9220