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September 20, 2017  
 
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Cemeteries and Crematories

Cemeteries and Crematories aren't as prevalent as as many other business types in the United States. Still, across the entire country, there are more than 5,000 Cemeteries and Crematories. Given the current population of the United States, each one of those Cemeteries and Crematories serves about 60,000 citizens on average. According to national labor statistics, Cemeteries and Crematories will typically employ 1 to 4 employees. So, it's safe to say that Cemeteries and Crematories play an important role in the national economy.

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States with Cemeteries and Crematories
(Ordered by # per 100,000 Residents)

  State Businesses Businesses per 100K Residents
1. Vermont 36 5.91
2. West Virginia 106 5.90
3. North Dakota 32 5.00
4. Pennsylvania 578 4.71
5. Iowa 108 3.69
6. Maine 45 3.54
7. Wisconsin 167 3.11
8. Montana 27 3.00
9. Indiana 179 2.94
10. Nebraska 49 2.87
11. New York 529 2.79
12. Rhode Island 29 2.77
13. Minnesota 135 2.75
14. Connecticut 91 2.72
15. Kentucky 104 2.58
16. Missouri 144 2.57
17. Ohio 289 2.55
18. Kansas 68 2.53
19. Illinois 295 2.38
20. Alabama 102 2.30
21. South Dakota 17 2.27
22. Arkansas 59 2.21
23. Oregon 75 2.20
24. South Carolina 87 2.17
25. Tennessee 122 2.15
26. New Jersey 174 2.07
27. Delaware 16 2.04
28. Maryland 101 1.91
29. Massachusetts 119 1.87
30. Virginia 126 1.78
31. Texas 367 1.76
32. Oklahoma 59 1.71
33. Washington 100 1.71
34. New Hampshire 21 1.70
35. North Carolina 134 1.67
36. Louisiana 72 1.61
37. Georgia 121 1.50
38. Michigan 141 1.42
39. Mississippi 38 1.34
40. Hawaii 16 1.32
41. Idaho 17 1.32
42. Florida 205 1.28
43. Colorado 55 1.28
44. New Mexico 20 1.10
45. District of Columbia 6 1.06
46. Wyoming 5 1.02
47. California 277 0.82
48. Arizona 41 0.80
49. Nevada 14 0.70
50. Alaska 4 0.64
51. Utah 13 0.58

Number of Cemeteries and Crematories by Number of Employees
(Data for Entire United States)

RangeNumber of Employees
1 to 43597
5 to 91152
10 to 19646
20 to 49283
50 to 9954
100 to 2498
250 to 4991
500 to 9990
1000 or more0

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