Cemeteries in Shelby County, Iowa

There are 2 Cemeteries in Shelby County, Iowa, serving a population of 11,772 people in an area of 591 square miles. There is 1 Cemetery per 5,886 people, and 1 Cemetery per 295 square miles.

In Iowa, Shelby County is ranked 24th of 99 counties in Cemeteries per capita, and 54th of 99 counties in Cemeteries per square mile.

List of Shelby County Cemeteries

Find Shelby County, Iowa cemeteries, memorial parks, mausoleums, graveyards, gravesites, graves or mortuaries.


Avoca Lee Cemetery 422 Oak Road Avoca, IA

Harlan Cemetery 407 Court Street Harlan, IA

About Shelby County Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Shelby County, IA are burial grounds where cultural, ethnic, or religious burial observations and rituals are practiced. Public Cemeteries in Shelby County make their plots available to the general public. Shelby County Private Cemeteries restrict their use based on religious affiliation, family, ethnicity, or some other group identifier. Military Cemeteries in Shelby County are generally restricted to veterans and other individuals who have served in the armed forces. In some cases, family members of veterans may also be buried in Military Cemeteries.

Interested parties may contact Cemeteries for questions about:
  • Finding a cemetery near you
  • Shelby County Public and Private Cemeteries
  • Military Cemeteries in Shelby County
  • Information about funerals and burials
  • Shelby County burial records and gravesite history