DoD FAC Cost Factor Table v5.0
Cost Factors ($FY03)
EA A smaller version of a regulation golf course, where the distance from tee to hole is normally less
7515 Golf Pitch and Putt Course
than 200 yards. Cost factors are based upon a 9 hole, Par 3, Pitch & Putt course. CCF is derived
from FCPA data. SCF is based on a ratio from FAC 7522.
EA An area for outdoor recreational and/or mealtime activities. The area may include picnic tables,
7516 Outdoor Recreation Area
barbecue grills, and space for recreational activities. Cost factors are based upon an area
consisting of 6 picnic tables, 3 grills. CCF is derived from FCPA data. SCF is derived from
EA A platform constructed along or over a body of water, from which wildlife can be observed,
7517 Recreational Pier
recreational boats can be tied or launched, or fishing can take place. Cost factors are based upon
medium construction of a small jetty equivalent structure, less than 120 SF. CCF is derived from
Marshall & Swift data. SCF is based on a ratio from FAC 7512.
EA A facility for berthing pleasure craft. Cost factors are based upon an average size of 150 -200
slips. CCF is derived from Marshall & Swift data. SCF is based on a ratio from FAC 7512.
EA Court areas are outdoor athletic and recreational courts consisting of prepared surfaces marked for
7521 Outdoor Playing Court
tennis, basketball, volleyball, and badminton. CCF is derived from Marshall & Swift data. SCF is
derived from FCPA data.
EA Baseball, softball, and multipurpose fields for such sports as football and soccer. CCF is derived
7522 Athletic Field
from USACE data. SCF is derived from FCPA data.
EA Running tracks are prepared surfaces, usually oval in shape, for field and track events. The track
7523 Running Track
often surrounds a football/soccer field. Cost factors based on an oval track, 1/2 mile in length, 12'
wide. CCF is derived from USACE and FCPA data. SCF is derived from FCPA data.
EA A sports arena, usually oval or horseshoe-shaped, with tiers of seats for spectators. Interior sports
area usually contains a field for football, soccer, baseball, softball, or track and field events. CCF
is derived from FCPA data. SCF is derived from FCPA data.
SF A facility that supports outdoor recreation areas such as parks, playgrounds, picnic areas,
bleachers, etc. by providing an overhead cover to protect personnel and equipment from the
elements. CCF is derived from FCPA data. SCF is based on a ratio from FAC 7141.
EA An outdoor facility to accommodate cultural events such as plays, concerts, and festivals. CCF is
7532 Outdoor Theater
derived from RS Means data. SCF is derived from Whitestone data.
EA Trailer parking sites/pads or tent pads, with associated site facilities, for recreational trailers,
7541 Recreational Camp and Trailer
vehicles, or tents. Cost factors are based upon an area providing 100 camping sites. CCF is
derived from the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds data. SCF is based on a
ratio from FAC 7532.
EA Outdoor recreational facilities not included in another Facility Analysis Category. CCF is derived
7542 Miscellaneous Outdoor Recreation
from FCPA and RS Means data. SCF is based on a ratio of mulitple FACs.
AC An area set aside to provide for wildlife habitat and limited sporting activities.
Wildlife Management Area
SF A facility for preserving history and tradition, through education oriented exhibits and programs.
CCF is derived from Air Force data. SCF is derived using the Whitestone MARS based on the
DoD average size of 11,821 SF.
EA Items such as commemorative plaques, military equipment displays, statues, and the like. CCF is
7602 Monument and Memorial
derived from data provided by all the Services. SCF is based on a ratio from FAC 8721.
EA Those areas set aside, on a government-owned installation, for burial of the dead.
KW A plant for the generation of electrical power. CCF is derived from USACE data. SCF is derived
8111 Electrical Power Source
from RS Means data.
DoD FAC Cost Factor Table v5.0