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Average Cost of a Funeral in Georgia

The average cost of an adult funeral, as of 2010, was $7,755. That cost included an outer burial container, but not cemetery costs which could average $1,400 – $2,500.

References:

National Funeral Director’s Association

  • http://www.nfda.org/media-center/statisticsreports.html#fcosts
  • http://www.funeralwise.com/plan/costs

Typical Funeral Costs

  • $2,295: Casket (metal)
  • $1,817: Professional services (non declinable basic services)
  • $1,195: Burial vault
  • $628: Embalming
  • $450: Funeral at funeral home (facilities and staff)
  • $395: Viewing time (also sometimes referred to as visitation or wake) (facilities and staff)
  • $275: Hearse (local)
  • $250: Transfer of remains to funeral home
  • $200: Cosmetology, hair, etc. (other preparation of body)
  • $125: Service car or van (transports flowers)
  • $125: Acknowledgement/Thank you/Remembrance cards/Register Book & Pen (basic memorial printed package)

Average Total: $7,755.00*

* Does not include price of a grave site or other cemetery costs.

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