Construction Cost Estimates for Church in National, US
The following analysis estimates the cost to build a church using US National Average costs from 2013 RSMeans cost data. Costs are derived from a building model that assumes basic components, using union labor for a 17000 square foot building.
Scope differences and market conditions can cause costs to vary significantly. To see an estimate of the costs to build a church in a specific city or metropolitan area, go to our index of church models by state .
NOTE: This cost estimate uses 2013 RSMeans data. A more accurate estimate using current RSMeans cost data is available on Construction Estimating SoftwareTry Free For 30 Days
|Church Construction Cost Assumptions|
Church Square Foot Cost Assuming Decorative Concrete Block / Steel Truss
|Cost Estimate (Union Labor)||% of Total||Cost Per SF||Cost|
|Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit)||25%||$31.51||$535,600|
|Total Building Cost||$174.87||$2,972,700|
|Cost Estimate (Open Shop)||% of Total||Cost Per SF||Cost|
|Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit)||25%||$28.99||$492,900|
|Total Building Cost||$160.91||$2,735,500|