Facts and Figures

Founded: 1924

Organization type: Not-for-profit, incorporated 501(c)(4)

Members: 213,555*

Our Members

Age (avg.): 48**

Riding experience (avg.): 26 years

Gender:

  • 94 percent male
  • 6 percent female

Household income (avg.): $85,300

Education:

  • 21 percent postgraduate study/degree
  • 33 percent four-year college degree
  • 32 percent some college
  • 13 percent graduated high school or equivalent

Motorcycles owned (total): 615,000

Motorcycle usage:

  • 78 percent on-road riding
  • 41 percent off-road riding
  • 38 percent race in AMA-sanctioned competition

Estimated annual riding (total): 1 billion miles

Advocacy

Legislation reviewed/tracked: 24,175 / 1,225***

Number of legislative alerts and bulletins issued: 319

Number of advocacy messages sent to Action E-list subscribers/elected officials: 3.7 million emails, 85,676 letters and 40,501 petition signatures

Clubs, Events and Benefits

Chartered clubs, promoters: 1,256

Events sanctioned annually: 2,539

National championships: 25

National-caliber road riding events: 37

Member benefits supplied by the AMA and AMA partners: 43

Major Properties and Campaigns

Major Publications:

  • American Motorcyclist
  • Electronic Newsletters
    • AMA Extra
    • ATV Extra
    • Hall of Fame Insider
    • Vintage Motorcycle Days E-News
    • Organizer News
  • AMA News & Notes
  • AMA TV

Websites:

  • www.americanmotorcyclist.com
  • www.motorcyclemuseum.org
  • www.amavintagemotorcycledays.com
  • www.womenandmotorcycling.com
  • www.amaracing.com
  • www.amasupercross.com
  • www.amateamusa.com

Social Networks:

  • Facebook: AmericanMotorcyclist, AMAHallofFame, AMAWomenAndMotorcycling, AMAVintageMotorcycleDays, AMADualSport, AMAAdventureRiding, AMA-Grand-Tours, VintageDirtTrack, AMAVintageNationals, AMAATVNews
  • Twitter: @ama_rights, @ama_riding, @ama_racing
  • Instagram: @ama_riding, @ama_racing, @amasupercross
  • YouTube: AmericanMotorcyclist, MotorcycleMuseum
  • LinkedIn: american-motorcyclist-association
  • Google+: american motorcyclist association, motorcyclemusuem

 


* As of March 2016

** 2016 AMA Member Survey

*** January through December 2016