By Brian Dean
Patreon launched in 2013 with a mission to help creatives monetize their content.
Within 18 months, 125,000 “patrons” were using the platform to make recurring payments to creators. And total monthly payments hit the $1 million landmark.
Patreon has continued to grow and now boasts more than 6 million active patrons. The platform supports a network of more than 200 thousand creators.
On this page, you’ll find the latest statistics on Patreon’s growth to date.
First, here’s a quick overview of what you’re about to read: