62+ Airbnb Statistics For 2024 (Hosts, Users & More)

Airbnb is arguably one of the biggest home-sharing platforms, with nearly a million active listings as of 2024. 

The platform was on the verge of shutting down during the pandemic and faced a loss of  $4,584.72 million during that phase.

However, the latest Airbnb statistics revealed that it is bouncing back and has generated a net revenue of $8.4 billion in 2022. 

We will shed light on Airbnb’s current state in this post through insights into the platform’s listings, revenue, bookings, market size, cost, and more.

Airbnb Statistics: Top Picks of 2024

  1. As we enter 2024, there are more than 7 million active listings on Airbnb across 220 countries.
  1. Airbnb has more than 200 million active users worldwide.
  1. The platform generated a revenue of $8.4 billion in 2022. 
  1. It accounted for an income of $1,893 million in the year 2022. 
  1. Airbnb had a market cap of $73.34 billion as of 2nd quarter of 2023.
  1. The North American region generates over 50% of the company’s revenue. 
  1. The average cost to stay at Airbnb is $136 per night for two rooms and $84 per night for one room. 
  1. More than 4 million hosts have listed their properties on Airbnb. 
  1. To date, more than 1 billion guests have stayed at Airbnb. 
  1. The number of nights and experiences booked at Airbnb increased by 13% in the 2nd quarter of 2023 compared to the previous year.

About Airbnb

Launched On11 August 2008
HeadquartersSan Francisco, California
PeopleBrian Chesky (CEO), Joe Gebbia (Chairman), Nathan Blecharczyk (CSO)
ListingsOver 6.6 million
UsersOver 200 million
Revenue$8.4 billion (2022)
Income $1,893 million(2022)

Airbnb Listings Stats

  1. There are more than 7 million active Airbnb listings worldwide as of 2024.

These active listings are available across 100,000 global cities and towns.  This number is higher than the total listings on Bookings.com and Vrbo.

Airbnb listings recorded over the years

Here are further details about the Airbnb listings recorded over the years.

YearAirbnb listings
20226.6 million
20216 million
20205.6 million
20197 million
20186 million
20174 million
20162.1 million

Source: Airbnb, Vrbo, Booking.com, Tech Crunch.

  1. Airbnb listings are available across 220+ countries. 

This means that every country around the world has Airbnb. 

Source: Airbnb. 

  1. 75% of the listings by Airbnb Super hosts are found to be entire homes. 

At the same time, 20% are private rooms. 

Source: Statista. 

How Many People Use Airbnb?

  1. Over 200 million people worldwide use Airbnb. 

They have booked over 1 billion stays worldwide to date. 

It is important to note that these figures have not been updated officially since 2020. 

Number of Airbnb users over the years

Here is a table showing the number of Airbnb users over the years:

YearAirbnb Users 
2020200 million
2018150 million
2016100 million
201450 million
20126 million

Source: Search Logistics, Business of Apps. 

Airbnb corporate statistics

  1. The total revenue of Airbnb reached $8.4 billion in 2022. 

This was the highest revenue generated by Airbnb over the past six years.

Revenue generated by Airbnb over the past few years

Here are further details about the Revenue generated by Airbnb over the past few years.

YearRevenue generated by Airbnb over the past years
2022$8.4 billion
2021$5.99 billion
2020$3.38 billion
2019$4.81 billion
2018$3.65 billion
2017$2.56 billion

Source: Statista. 

  1. Airbnb recorded a net income of $1.89 billion in 2022.

This was a major win for Airbnb after facing a loss of 4.5 billion in 2020. The net loss suffered by the company decreased in the previous year, finally leading to a profit in 2022. 

Net income generated by Airbnb over the past years

Here are further details about The net income generated by Airbnb over the past years.

Year Net income generated by Airbnb
2022  $1,893 million
2021-$352.03 million
2020-$4,584.72 million
2019-$674.34 million
2018-$16.86 million
2017-$70.05 million

Source: Statista. 

  1. Airbnb generated an operating income of $1.8 billion in 2022. 

This is a rise of almost $14 million compared to the previous year and a great comeback after suffering a loss of $3.5 billion in 2020. 

The following table displays the income generated by Airbnb worldwide from operations.

Year Income generated from operations
2022  $1,802  million
2021  $429.32 million
2020  -$3590.15 million
2019-$501.54 million
2018    $18.74 million
2017    $81.36 million

Source: Statista. 

  1. The cost and expenses of Airbnb in 2022 were recorded to be $6.59 billion. 

This was an increase in the cost and expenses over the previous year due to the recovery made by the company in its income. In 2021, the cost and expenses were recorded to be $5.56 billion. 

Here are further details about the costs and expenses of Airbnb recorded over the previous years. 

  • 2022: $6.59 billion
  • 2021: $5.56 billion
  • 2020: $6.97 billion
  • 2019: $5.31 billion

Source: Statista

Airbnb Market Capitalization

  1. The market cap of Airbnb  is $73.34 billion as of the second quarter of 2023.

This went up by almost $19 billion compared to the previous year. In 2022, the market cap of Airbnb was $54.13 billion. 

Here are further details about the market cap of Airbnb recorded over the past years. 

  • 2023: $73.34 billion
  • 2022: $54.13 billion
  • 2021: $105.78 billion
  • 2020: $87.7 billion

Source: Statista. 

Airbnb Assets

  1. The total assets of Airbnb worldwide accounted for $16.04 billion in 2022.
Assets owned by Airbnb

Here are further details about the assets owned by Airbnb over the past years.

YearTotal Airbnb assets
202216.04 billion
202113.71 billion
202010.49 billion
20198.31 billion
20186.61 billion
20176.05 billion

Source: Statista.

Airbnb statistics by city 

  1. The highest active Airbnb listings are in New York City.

There are 7,088 properties listed in New York City. Los Angeles has the second-highest number of listings, followed by Atlanta. 

Here are further details about the cities with the most Airbnb listings

City, State Number of Airbnb Listings
New York, NY7,088
Los Angeles, CA6,515
Atlanta, GA5,423
San Diego, CA5,094
Houston, TX4,938
Miami, FL4,004
Austin, TX3,763
Chicago, IL3,479
Seattle, WA3,435
Nashville, TN3,425

Source: Mashvisor. 

  1. The highest Airbnb daily rate is recorded in Malibu, California. 

The number of Airbnb listings in this city is 285, and the daily rate here is $1,057. The second highest AIrbnb daily rate is recorded in East Hampton, followed by Southampton, both belonging to the New York state. 

Here are further details about the cities with the highest Airbnb daily rates. 

City, StateNumber of Airbnb ListingsAirbnb Daily Rate
Malibu, CA285$1,057
East Hampton, NY478$930
Southampton, NY266$918
Paradise Valley, AZ108$829
Montauk, NY252$789
Sag Harbor, NY193$779
Remsenburg, NY135$748
Aspen, CO196$699
San Leandro, CA104$650
Coachella, CA123$592

Source: Mashvisor. 

  1. Hauula City in Hawaii has the highest number of Airbnb Rental Income. 

There are 141 Airbnb listings in the city, and the Rental Income in this city is $9,737. 

The second and the third highest Airbnb rental income are recorded in Napa and Kailua. 

Airbnb statistics by country

  1. The highest Airbnb listings are in the United States. 

The country has around 2.25 million active listings per the latest data. 

France follows the United States with 1.2 million active Airbnb listings. 

Countries with the Most Airbnb Listings Worldwide

Here are further details about the countries with the most Airbnb listings worldwide. 

CountryNumber of Airbnb listings
United States2,249,434
France1,209,036
China1,148,885
Italy683,619
Brazil619,449
United Kingdom567,027
Spain542,138
Mexico391,612
Germany310,182
Canada302,222

Source: Searchlogistics. 

  1.  The United States is the country with the most Airbnb demand.

99.5 million nights were booked in the country in 2021. This was an increase of 33 million nights booked from 2020 to 2021.

At the same time, France also witnessed a significant increase, reaching 43 million nights booked in 2021 from 27.9 million. That was an increase of 54% over the past two years. 

On the other hand, China witnessed the least growth in its demand among the top ten.

Here are further details about the countries with the highest Airbnb demand.

Country Nights Book 2021Nights Book 2020
USA99.44 million68.52 million
France43.01 million27.914 million
China13.89 million10.58 million
Italy17.37 million10.56 million
Brazil14.29 million8.65 million
UK18.99 million14.4 million
Spain16.58 million9.96 million
Mexico13.25 million8.45 million
Germany9.47 million7.79 million
Canada10.93 million8.88 million

Source: Searchlogic. 

  1. The gross revenue of Airbnb in the United States almost doubled between 2020 and 2021. 

The country generated $11.72 billion in 2020, doubling to $21.4 billion in 2021. This revenue was equal to the revenue generated by the next nine countries combined. 

The second highest revenue of Airbnb is generated in  France. The country had a revenue growth rate of  76.4%. 

Here are further details about the countries with the highest Airbnb gross revenue worldwide. 

Country Gross Revenue 2021Gross Revenue 2020
USA$21,464,363,290$11,726,476,654
France$4,555,909,604$2,582,923,411
UK$2,857,992,703$1,668,555,315
Italy$1,875,439,042$951,965,652
Spain$2,135,568,565$932,292,317
Canada$1,475,428,052$928,730,258
China$1,122,484,005$695,795,954
Mexico$1,256,876,562$668,108,412
Germany$803,559,241$554,885,081
Brazil$897,043,573$528,807,230

Source: search logistics

Airbnb statistics by Region

  1. In 2022, Airbnb generated $4.2 billion in North America. 

The region generated 50% of the company’s revenue. EMEA and Latin America followed it.

Here are further details about the percentage of revenue Airbnb generates in different regions. 

Region 20222021
North America$4.2 billion (50%)$3.2 billion  (54%)
EMEA$2.9  billion (35%)$1.9 billion (32%)
Latin America$0.6  billion (8%)$0.4 billion (7%)
Asia Pacific$0.6  billion (7%)$0.4 billion (7%)

Source: Statista

  1. The largest share of Airbnb’s gross booking value belonged to North America. 

The region had a share of $32.2 billion in gross booking value in 2022. At the same time, the highest share belonged to the EMEA region and Latin America. 

Here are further details about Airbnb’s gross booking value recorded in different regions in the past two years. 

Region Gross booking value
North America$32.2 billion
EMEA$21.4 billion
Latin America$4.8 billion
Asia Pacific$4.6 billion

Source: Statista.

  1. Airbnb gross value booking per night was the highest in North America in 2022. 

The gross booking value per night recorded in North America was recorded to be $240.29. It was the second highest in the EMEA region.

Here are further details about the gross booking value per night recorded in different regions over the past years. 

RegionGross booking value per night
North America$240.29
EMEA$127.99
Asia Pacific$117.41
Latin America$92.89

Source: Statista.

How Much Does It Cost to Stay In An Airbnb?

  1. The average cost of one room to stay at Airbnb is recorded to be $84/night.

At the same time, it would cost around $136 per night for two rooms. 

Here are further details about the cost of staying at Airbnb with different rooms. 

Room Count Average price of stay
Studio$86/night
1 Room$84/night
2 Rooms$136/night
3 Rooms$205/night
4+ Rooms$365/night

Source: All the rooms. 

  1. The cost of staying at an entire home through Airbnb for one night may cost you $149 per night. 

While a hotel room for an entire night may cost you $85, staying at a hotel has decreased by $17 compared to 2020.

Here are further details about the cost required to stay at Airbnb rooms with different arrangements. 

Arrangement type Average price of stay
Entire Home$149/night
Hotel Room$85/night
Private Room$66/night
Shared Room$44/night
  1. The average cost of Airbnb worldwide is $137 per night.

This cost was recorded to be highest in North America, followed by Europe. 

Here are further details about the average cost to stay in Airbnb in different regions of the world.

Region Average cost in 2021
North America$208/night
Europe$114/night
Asia Pacific$104/night
Africa$84/night
Latin America$81/night

Source: All the rooms

  1. The median cleaning fee chosen by hosts for Airbnb in the United States in 2021 was recorded to be  $30.

Approximately 97% of Airbnb listings in the United States ask their guests to pay for the cleaning fees.

  1. The security deposit chosen by Airbnb hosts in the United States was recorded to be around $150 in 2021. 

More than 95% of Airbnb listings in the United States require guests to pay a security deposit. 

  1. The United States is the most expensive country to stay at Airbnb. 

The average cost to stay at Airbnb in the United States is more than $216 per night. This displays the increase of $45 in the average cost compared to 2020. 

The United Kingdom and France are the second and third most expensive countries to stay at Airbnb. 

Cost of Staying at Airbnb in Different Countries

Here are further details about the cost of staying at Airbnb in different countries. 

CountryAverage price per night
USA$216/night
UK$150/night
France$106/night
Brazil$63/night
China$81/night
Mexico$95/night
Italy$108/night
Germany$85/night
Spain$129/night
Croatia$117/night

Airbnb statistics for hosts

  1. There are more than 4 million hosts on Airbnb. 
  1. 55% of the hosts on the platform are women.
  1. 13% of Airbnb hosts in the United States are over the age of 60. 

Seniors are the fastest-growing host demographics in the United States. 63% of the women hosts aged 60 and older have the highest percentage of 5-star reviews. 

  1. 85% of the hosts are located outside of the United States. 
  1. On average, the host earns $99 per night for a private room with up to two guests. 
  1. An average Airbnb host earned $13,800 in 2021.
  1. More than 60% of the US hosts said that they rent out their houses when they are on vacation. 

Source: Rubyhome, PropertyManagement, The Zebra

Airbnb guest statistics

  1. There have been more than 1 billion guest arrivals in total at Airbnb.
  1. 5 to 10 guests check into Airbnb every second. 
  1. Airbnb guests stay an average of 4.3 nights per booking.

In 2021, guests were 18.4% more likely to stay in Airbnb for atleast a week compared to 2019.  

  1. More than half of the Airbnb guests are female. 

Over 54% of Airbnb guests are recorded to be female. Only 46% of the Airbnb guests are male. 

  1. 36% of the Airbnb guests are between 25 and 34 years old. 

15% of the guests are aged between 18 and 24 years, and 13% of all Airbnb guests are over 55. 

  1. 53% 0f the guests chose Airbnb as it is much cheaper than traditional hotels. 
  1. 26% of the nights booked at Airbnb in 2021 were by people traveling alone.
  1. 33% of the respondents stated that they prefer Airbnb because it provides an authentic experience of the local area, while 30% reported that they prefer it due to location. 

Source: Airbnb, Property Management, HostSorter, Dream big, Travel far. 

Airbnb occupancy statistics

  1. The city with the highest Airbnb occupancy rate is Madison city.

The occupancy rate of the city is recorded to be 73%. Bellingham City also has the same occupancy rate with 164 Airbnb listings. 

Here are further details about the cities with the highest occupancy rates. 

City, StateNumber of Airbnb ListingsAirbnb Occupancy Rate
Madison, WI23773%
Bellingham, WA16473%
West Allis, WI11270%
Newton, MA22870%
Hauula, HI13169%
Hawaiian Gardens, CA16668%
Olympia, WA12668%
Summerville, SC11867%
Roanoke, VA16967%
Fullerton, CA14167%

Source: mashvisor

Airbnb Bookings

  1. In the first quarter of 2023, There was a growth of 19% in the nights and experiences booked on Airbnb compared to the previous year. 
  1. Airbnb bookings increased by 31% in 2022.

394 million nights and experiences were booked on Airbnb in 2022. The bookings recorded in 2021 were  300 million. 

  1. The gross value of bookings recorded in Q2 was $17 billion. 
  1. Airbnb broke its booking record in 2022.

Guests collectively booked 103.7 million stays in the second quarter of 2022.

  1. 45% of the bookings made on Airbnb are atleast for one week. 
  1. A gross booking value of $63.21 billion was recorded by Airbnb in 2022.

This was an increase of over $17 billion in gross booking as compared to the previous year. In 2021, the gross booking value of Airbnb accounted for $46.87 billion. 

Gross Booking Value of Airbnb Recorded over the Past Years

Here are further details about the gross booking value of Airbnb recorded over the past years. 

YearGross booking value of Airbnb
2022$63.21 billion
2021$46.87 billion
2020$23.9 billion
2019$37.96 billion
2018$29.44 billion
2017$20.98 billion

Source: Statista, Property Management, RubyHome, Business of Apps. 

Did You Know? As of 2023, there are 35 million digital nomads in the world. Many of these nomads prefer to stay in Airbnb.

Airbnb experience

  1. 393.7 million nights and experiences were booked on Airbnb worldwide in 2022. 

This was an increase of 93.1 million as compared to the previous year. In 2021, the number was recorded to be 300.6 million. 

Here are further details about the nights and experiences booked over the past years. 

YearNights and experiences booked 
2022393.7 million
2021300.6 million
2020193.2 million
2019326.9 million
2018250.3 million
2017185.8 million
  1. North America accounts for over 34% of the total nights and experiences booked. 

The EMEA region was accountable for 168 million nights and experiences booked in 2022. These bookings amounted to 43%, and their average gross value per night was $127.99. 

Here are further details about the percentage of total nights and experiences booked in 2022 in different regions. 

RegionPercentage of total nights and expenses bookedGross value per night and experience
EMEA43%$127.99
North America34%$240.29
Asia Pacific10%$117.41
Latin America13%$92.89
  1. Airbnb has nearly 41,000 active experience listings in 93 countries and 2,000 cities and destinations. 
  1. Less than 33% of the Experiences listings account for 96% of all reviews. 
  1. Experiences with more than 50 reviews have an average price per person of $54. 
  1. Less than 1% of the Experience listings have 100 or more reviews, and many of those experiences are from conventional sightseeing tours. 

Source: Tourpreneur, RubyHome, Statista. 

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