City Cemetery

The Cemetery consists of approximately 4,000 gravesites. This Historical Cemetery has been open since 1921 and plots are no longer available.

Weslaco Cemetery Expansion
425 Academy Dr., Weslaco, TX

It consists of approximately 3,800 new gravesites. Plots will be sold at $1,000 per lot exclusively to the City of Weslaco residents taxpayers. Purchases of plots are also offered to non-residents at $1,500 per plot. Plus an additional $95 for recording fees (Edinburg Court House).

Weslaco resident must show proof of residence by providing the most Current Property Taxes, Valid I.D. & Water Bill.

City Cemetery Fee Schedule Weslaco Residents    Non-Weslaco Residents  
Plots $1,000 $1,500
Recording Fee $95 $95
Opening/Closing $400 $500
Holidays and after 4:00 pm on weekends $600 $700
Headstone Single $40 $60
Headstone Double $60 $80
Cremation $200 $250
**Prices are subject to change    

Payment Plans

  • 12, 24, or 36 months
  • $100 Administration fee per plot
  • $1,000 or $1,500 Plot fee
  • $95 Recording fee
    • A maximum of 2 plots can be put on a payment plan

Payment Plan Terms and Conditions

  • The City of Weslaco offers a payment plan to pay your cemetery plots. A maximum of 2 plots can
  • be paid in installments.
  • A $100.00 administration fee is charged at the time of the process.
  • The preferred payment method is cash, check or debit card (Visa and MasterCard Only)
  • For your security, The City of Weslaco does not store credit or debit card information when you make payment. As a result, we cannot auto-debit subsequent payments. It is your responsibility to make subsequent payments by the payment due date.
  • If payment is not received in 3 consecutive months any previously paid money will be forfeited.
  • The minimum payment is due every month. You may make payment before the due date.
  • Plot(s) must be paid before immediate use.

Ordinance No. 2016-16 - Updates to Rules and Regulations at the City Cemetery and Allowing Memorial Benches

Headstone Marker Permit

Permit Required: Headstone shall NOT be installed without first obtaining a permit to do so. Permits issued apply only to the lot/grave(s) described in the application and in the permit issued thereon, and only one location shall be so described in each permit. A permit, which has been issued to a lot/grave(s), may not be transferred to any other lot/grave(s).

Markers are to be consistent in size to measure SINGLE 24 X 12 or 28 X 12, DOUBLE 48X16 flat stone only, no ledgers are permitted. 

NOTE: Make contact with Cemetery personnel for grave location prior to installing/repairing marker.