December 2020 Membership Report

December 2020 Membership Report

Statewide Membership

As of year-end, statewide membership is currently at 17,518¹, which is up 1,004 members, a 6.08% increase since the end of last year. 


Local Membership

Alabama REALTORS® saw a steady increase in membership this month due to growth at twenty out of twenty-five boards.


Large Boards

  • Birmingham Area Association: 10.03%
  • Montgomery Area Association: 7.85%
  • Huntsville Area Association: 7.59%
  • Mobile Area Association: 5.51%
  • Baldwin County Association: 3.28%

Medium Boards

  • Wiregrass Board: 11.98%
  • Cullman Association: 9.17%
  • Tuscaloosa Association: 7.25%
  • Lake Martin Area Association: 7.10%
  • East Alabama Board: 6.21%
  • Southeast Alabama Association:  6.13%
  • Etowah-Cherokee Association: 5.81%
  • Lee County Association: 5.07%
  • St. Clair Association: 4.90%
  • Calhoun County Area Board: 4.84%
  • Athens-Limestone Association: 2.37%
  • Shoals Area Association: 2.03%
  • Walker Area Association: .56%

Small Boards

  • Eufaula Board: 2.33%
  • Covington Association: 1.43%


National Membership

According to the NAR Membership Report², NAR has a total of 1,458,661 members, which is an addition of 55,533 members for a 3.96% increase from the end of December 2019.  For states in the medium category, Alabama had the fourth-highest year-over-year membership growth for a total of 7.12% and is ranked seventh highest among all states for year-over-year membership growth.


¹Alabama Membership Report includes REALTOR®, REALTOR® ASSOCIATES, Institute Affiliates, Affiliates, and Non-Member Salesperson memberships. 

²Membership numbers are taken from NAR’s Monthly Membership Report and include REALTOR® and REALTOR® ASSOCIATES only.