Construction Cost Estimates for Police Station in National, US

The following analysis estimates the cost to build a police station 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 11000 square foot building.

Scope differences and market conditions can cause costs to vary significantly. To see an estimate of the costs to build a police station in a specific city or metropolitan area, go to our index of police station models by state.

NOTE: This cost estimate uses 2013 RSMeans data. A more accurate estimate using current RSMeans cost data is available on RSMeans Online - our online cost estimating tool.

Police Station Construction Cost Assumptions
Location: US National Average
Stories: 2
Story Height (L.F.): 12.00
Floor Area (S.F.): 11000
Basement Included: No
Data Release: Year 2013

Police Station Square Foot Cost Assuming Decorative Concrete Block / Bearing Walls

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $149.23 $1,641,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $37.31 $410,400
Architectural Fees 9% $16.79 $184,700
Total Building Cost $203.32 $2,236,500
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $139.27 $1,532,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $34.82 $383,000
Architectural Fees 9% $15.67 $172,400
Total Building Cost $189.76 $2,087,400

Police Station Square Foot Cost Assuming Decorative Concrete Block / R/Conc. Frame

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Police Station Square Foot Cost Assuming Face Brick with Concrete Block Back-up / Bearing Walls

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
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Police Station Square Foot Cost Assuming Face Brick with Concrete Block Back-up / R/Conc. Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total Interested in the complete estimate?
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Total Building Cost $---.-- $-,---,---.--
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Police Station Square Foot Cost Assuming Limestone with Concrete Block Back-up / Bearing Walls

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total Interested in the complete estimate?
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Architectural Fees
Total Building Cost $---.-- $-,---,---.--
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total Interested in the complete estimate?
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit)
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Total Building Cost $---.-- $-,---,---.--

Police Station Square Foot Cost Assuming Limestone with Concrete Block Back-up / R/Conc. Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total Interested in the complete estimate?
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit)
Architectural Fees
Total Building Cost $---.-- $-,---,---.--
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total Interested in the complete estimate?
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit)
Architectural Fees
Total Building Cost $---.-- $-,---,---.--