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About Craigslist

Craigslist is a classifieds service with local classifieds and forums for more than 550 cities in over 50 countries worldwide. The classifieds are moderated and generally free and target jobs, housing, goods, services, romance, local activities, and advice.

Headquarters Location

1381 9th Avenue

San Francisco, California, 94122,

United States


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Craigslist Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • Where is Craigslist's headquarters?

    Craigslist's headquarters is located at 1381 9th Avenue, San Francisco.

  • What is Craigslist's latest funding round?

    Craigslist's latest funding round is Management Buyout.

  • How much did Craigslist raise?

    Craigslist raised a total of $13.5M.

  • Who are the investors of Craigslist?

    Investors of Craigslist include Management Buyout (MBO) and eBay.

  • Who are Craigslist's competitors?

    Competitors of Craigslist include Avito, CarTrade, OfferUp, Dwellsy, 5miles and 12 more.

Compare Craigslist to Competitors


Vast, founded in 2005, connects buyers and sellers of cars and homes through data-driven discovery experiences., the company's consumer marketplace, utilizes a data platform to understand consumer intent and match each shopper with the right vehicle. It now curates over 3.5 million unique vehicles via a network of over 6,000 participating dealerships nationwide.

iList Logo

iList integrates with popular web services like Facebook, MySpace, Twitter, FriendFeed, and even Craigslist. Often times when users have a classified listing to post, users want their friends to be among a to know. iList aims to make it easy for users to do that through their existing social networks. Not only that, but the company also make it easy for those friends to help users promote their listing to their friends. To make sure users're getting their listing in front of as many people as possible, iList also aims to allow users to automatically post their listing to Craigslist with the click of a button.

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OfferUp is a platform that aims to change how people buy and sell items. With a single snap, users can take a photo of an item and instantly circulate it to friends, followers, people nearby, people of similar interests, and local groups. With OfferUp, users can choose to know who they are dealing with, reduce the no-shows, and minimize the hassles of buying and selling.


5miles is a hyper-local mobile marketplace app, which includes services, housing, and jobs, in addition to second-hand trading. The platform offers a proprietary messaging system that keeps contact information private.


Wallapop is a company that operates a marketplace mobile app for trading secondhand goods. It is designed to provide a street trade experience by locating offers nearby. The company's platform includes a virtual marketplace to sell new and second-hand items and cars that provide a catalog of advertisements that can be published from mobile or from computer using android and ios. It was founded in 2013 and is based in Barcelona, Spain.

Popshop Live

Popshop Live is a mobile live streaming marketplace where users create their own pop-up channel and create listings on the fly, interact with other merchants in real time, and discover unique products and services available for sale within the app.

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