How many funeral homes are there in the US?
There are a total of 20,915 funeral homes in the United States as of January 27, 2010. This is according to statistics from the US National Funeral Directors Association. Around 88%Ã‚ of funeral homes in the US are owned by individuals, families, or small private corporations. These homes employ about 105,668 personnel, and earn about $12 billion annually.