SpaceX Statistics and Revenue Totals for 2024

Last Updated on: January 14th, 2024

Here are a few of the most interesting SpaceX statistics and facts I was able to dig up including restaurant count, revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

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SpaceX Facts

Here is pretty much everything you ever wanted to know about SpaceX.

  • Website: Official Website
  • Year Founded: 2002
  • Headquarters: Hawthorne, CA
  • Founder(s): Elon Musk
  • Current Chief Executive: Elon Musk
  • Subsidiaries / Brands: The Boring Company, Starlink

SpaceX Statistics and Facts 2023Space Exploration Technologies Corp., better known as SpaceX, is an American aerospace manufacturer and space transportation company founded by Elon Musk in 2002. SpaceX has become one of the most significant and influential companies in the aerospace industry, revolutionizing space travel and exploration through a series of groundbreaking achievements.
SpaceX is known for its ambitious goal of reducing space transportation costs and enabling human colonization of other planets, notably Mars. The company has developed the Falcon series of rockets, including the Falcon 1, Falcon 9, and Falcon Heavy, which are designed to carry payloads into space for both government and commercial customers.One of SpaceX’s most notable accomplishments is the development and successful operation of the Dragon spacecraft, which has been used for cargo resupply missions to the International Space Station (ISS) and, in partnership with NASA, for crewed missions as part of the Commercial Crew Program.In addition to these achievements, SpaceX has made headlines with its ambitious Starship project, a fully reusable spacecraft designed for missions to Mars and other destinations in the solar system.

SpaceX Statistics

SpaceX Employee Count

Number of SpaceX employees:


Last updated 10/30/18

SpaceX Revenue Totals

Nothing to report just yet. Please check back soon for updates.

Additional SpaceX Statistics

Number of Starlink satellites in orbit:

2,000 satellites

Last updated 5/3/22

Number of SpaceX rockets:


Last updated 10/30/18

Reported value of SpaceX:

$137 billion

Last updated 1/3/23

Number of flights SpaceX has already booked:


Last updated 10/30/18

SpaceX’s target for sending unmanned rockets to Mars:


SpaceX’s target for sending manned rockets to mars:


Number of SpaceX launches in 2016:


Target number of SpaceX launches in 2018:


Actual number of successful SpaceX launches in 2018:


Original target number of SpaceX launches in 2017:


Actual number of successful SpaceX launches in 2017:


Amount NASA paid SpaceX to redirect an asteroid in 2019:

$69 million

Number of SpaceX launches in 2015:


Average SpaceX rocket launch cost:

$50 million

Last updated 5/12/18

Number of satellites SpaceX plans to deploy to provide high-speed internet globally:


Value of already-booked SpaceX flights:

$10 billion

Last updated 3/7/18

Number of Falcon 9 rockets that SpaceX has attempted to launch:


Last updated 5/28/17

SpaceX’s success rate in launching Falcon 9 rockets:


Last updated 5/28/17

Amount that the 2015 SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket explosion reportedly cost:

$260 million

Size of NASA’s cargo transportation contract with SpaceX:

$1.6 billion

Last updated 1/16/17

Reported value of SpaceX’s first US military contract in 2016:

$87.2 million

Last updated 3/15/17

Reported value of SpaceX’s second US military contract in 2016:

$96.5 million

Last updated 3/15/17

Amount Tesla spent developing their reusable rockets:

$1 billion

Height of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket:

229 feet tall

Amount it costs a SpaceX customer to launch a rocket:

$62 million

Last updated 6/21/17

Reported amount it cost for a SpaceX Dragon crew deployment of 4:

$405 million

Last updated 11/14/17

Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these SpaceX statistics come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.

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