The number of credit card accounts in the US rose by 31.44 million to a record high of 537.11 million in the first quarter of 2022, as Americans face decades-high inflation and higher interest rates. source:

Credit Card Accounts in the United States averaged 445.93 Millions from 2003 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 537.11 Millions in the first quarter of 2022 and a record low of 377.90 Millions in the third quarter of 2010. This page includes a chart with historical data for the United States Credit Card Accounts. United States Credit Card Accounts - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2022.

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United States Credit Card Accounts

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Debt Balance Total 15.84 15.58 Trillion USD Mar 2022
Debt Balance Student Loans 1.59 1.58 Trillion USD Mar 2022
Debt Balance Mortgages 11.18 10.93 Trillion USD Mar 2022
Debt Balance Credit Cards 0.84 0.86 Trillion USD Mar 2022
Debt Balance Auto Loans 1.47 1.46 Trillion USD Mar 2022

United States Credit Card Accounts
The New York Fed has designed and established the Consumer Credit Panel, a dataset on household liabilities based on consumer credit data. The Consumer Credit Panel provides detailed quarterly data on a panel of US consumers from 1999 through the present. The unique sampling design provides a random, nationally representative 5% sample of US consumers as well as the members of their households with a credit report.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
537.11 531.54 537.11 377.90 2003 - 2022 Millions Quarterly