Credit Union Statistics

According to NCUA’s 5300 Call Report Quarterly Data, as of December 31, 2016, there are 5,909 credit unions across the United States and its territories. Among them, 3,679 are federally chartered and federally insured, 2,332 are state chartered and federally insured, and 126 state chartered and not federally insured credit unions. The reported total assets are $1.2559 trillion, total net worth are $135.46 billion, and total members are 105.0 millions. The median total assets of all credit unions in the United States is $28.20 and median net worth is only $3.37 millions. The median number of membership is 7,061 with about 8 employees and one branch office. Half of the credit unions pay about $4 a year dividends and charge about $10 a year for banking and other service fees.

Credit Union Medians by State

State
Assets(m)
Net Worth(m)
Membership
Branch
Deposit($)
Loan($)
125.20
13.80
10,216
4
10,054
8,688
22.05
3.60
3,361
1
7,137
4,157
11.73
1.60
2,359
1
5,036
3,588
131.12
9.78
14,055
4
6,892
4,775
85.98
9.43
6,519
2
10,587
6,018
54.23
6.16
4,660
2
8,932
5,697
20.52
2.28
2,749
1
6,417
3,160
36.06
3.81
4,564
1
7,237
3,796
45.54
3.37
9,233
3
6,477
2,509
78.44
8.30
8,687
4
8,214
5,046
23.43
3.25
3,868
2
5,442
3,649
240.37
32.06
31,964
3
7,326
6,549
49.92
7.19
4,476
1
10,380
4,262
27.57
2.89
3,024
1
7,288
4,526
61.32
5.34
5,909
2
6,858
5,490
12.57
1.52
1,800
1
6,204
3,179
28.67
3.46
3,550
1
6,473
3,851
12.72
1.70
1,952
1
6,202
3,967
23.38
2.74
3,282
1
6,773
3,957
11.28
1.90
1,779
1
5,578
3,173
28.61
3.51
2,463
1
9,136
5,281
33.16
4.91
4,055
2
8,392
3,867
91.75
10.46
10,213
3
8,719
7,105
70.67
7.57
7,745
2
7,455
4,565
36.08
3.91
3,727
2
7,829
5,851
20.98
2.61
2,582
1
6,021
3,522
10.38
1.75
1,980
1
5,017
2,316
26.47
2.57
3,155
1
8,204
4,786
46.26
5.64
6,142
2
6,853
4,078
27.13
3.50
2,591
2
12,224
7,434
28.17
3.80
3,046
1
6,742
3,736
208.49
18.74
13,453
3
8,814
8,107
12.79
1.74
1,561
1
6,679
3,102
34.98
4.64
4,698
2
7,880
5,603
152.95
15.02
11,187
3
10,309
6,344
19.43
2.15
2,556
1
6,685
3,701
23.45
2.93
3,273
1
6,381
3,552
37.64
4.12
4,999
2
7,037
4,710
93.24
8.29
8,200
3
9,888
7,090
15.66
1.98
2,059
1
6,482
2,979
9.84
0.94
2,502
2
3,350
1,829
48.07
4.78
2,961
1
9,426
6,366
41.57
5.04
6,437
2
5,704
3,923
21.98
2.58
2,426
1
8,269
5,976
27.21
3.56
3,119
2
6,999
4,687
26.52
3.42
3,182
1
7,091
4,472
27.36
3.19
2,957
2
6,912
5,306
35.41
3.85
4,944
2
7,142
3,869
12.49
1.59
2,823
1
3,841
2,175
38.66
4.81
4,339
2
7,328
5,084
69.08
9.68
6,372
2
9,435
6,989
41.25
4.94
3,875
2
7,470
5,485
14.30
1.67
1,824
1
6,040
3,643
45.70
3.73
4,391
1
8,036
5,427
United States
29.05
3.48
3,433
1
7,147
4,203
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