Cemeteries in Avery County, North Carolina

There are 4 Cemeteries in Avery County, North Carolina, serving a population of 17,535 people in an area of 248 square miles. There is 1 Cemetery per 4,383 people, and 1 Cemetery per 61 square miles.

In North Carolina, Avery County is ranked 2nd of 100 counties in Cemeteries per capita, and 12th of 100 counties in Cemeteries per square mile.

List of Avery County Cemeteries

Find Avery County, North Carolina cemeteries, memorial parks, mausoleums, graveyards, gravesites, graves or mortuaries.


Banner Cemetery 196 Sunset Circle Elk Park, NC

McGuire Cemetery 5280 Beech Mountain Road Elk Park, NC

Newland Hughes Cemetery 59 Baxter Hughes Road Newland, NC

Pittman Cemetery 367 Powdermill Creek Road Newland, NC

About Avery County Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Avery County, NC are burial grounds where cultural, ethnic, or religious burial observations and rituals are practiced. Public Cemeteries in Avery County make their plots available to the general public. Avery County Private Cemeteries restrict their use based on religious affiliation, family, ethnicity, or some other group identifier. Military Cemeteries in Avery 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
  • Avery County Public and Private Cemeteries
  • Military Cemeteries in Avery County
  • Information about funerals and burials
  • Avery County burial records and gravesite history