/r/college metrics (College)

The subreddit for discussion related to college and collegiate life.




Milestone Date Note
Apr 6, 2022 /r/college hits 800K subscribers
Feb 3, 2022 /r/college hits 700K subscribers
Feb 1, 2022 /r/college is trending
Trend thread
Nov 13, 2021 /r/college hits 600K subscribers
Oct 22, 2021 /r/college is trending
Trend thread
Jul 3, 2021 /r/college hits 500K subscribers
Jan 16, 2021 /r/college hits 400K subscribers
Sep 7, 2020 /r/college hits 300K subscribers
Jul 29, 2019 /r/college hits 200K subscribers
Jan 10, 2018 /r/college is trending
Trend thread
Oct 14, 2017 /r/college hits 100K subscribers
May 8, 2017 /r/college hits 90K subscribers
Feb 13, 2017 /r/college hits 80K subscribers
Jan 14, 2017 /r/college hits 70K subscribers
Dec 31, 2016 /r/college hits 60K subscribers
Dec 31, 2016 /r/college enters TOP 1K subreddits
Nov 12, 2016 /r/college hits 50K subscribers
Sep 23, 2016 /r/college hits 40K subscribers
Apr 11, 2016 /r/college hits 30K subscribers
Dec 14, 2014 /r/college hits 20K subscribers
Sep 1, 2013 /r/college hits 10K subscribers
Jan 1, 2013 /r/college hits 5K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/college enters TOP 5K subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/college had 1K subscribers when we started tracking
Jan 25, 2008 /r/college is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth

Average daily subscriber growth for the past week, month, and year for /r/college.

Weekly Avg. 1,944
Monthly Avg. 1,879
Yearly Avg. 1,144
Average Active Users

The average active users (polled every 2 hours) for the past week and month for /r/college.

Weekly Avg. 772
Monthly Avg. 930
Active Users/Subscriber 0.00118
Users By Time Of Day

Subreddit Growth

How /r/college growth compares with growth of 3,491,915 other subreddits.

No. 229 Fastest growing yesterday
No. 238 Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 250 Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 248 Fastest growing last 90 days




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