Ancestry competitorsClear all

Ancestry's top competitors include FamilyTreeDNA, Orig3n, MyHeritage, 23andMe and Helix.
Ancestry
Ancestry
Ancestry is a company that operates a website enabling users to create their own family tree and help them discover, preserve and share their family history.
FamilyTreeDNA
FamilyTreeDNA
FamilyTreeDNA is a company engaged in the genetic genealogy.
Orig3n
Orig3n
Orig3n is a biotechnology research company.
MyHeritage
MyHeritage
MyHeritage is a company that helps to discover, preserve, and share a person's family history.
23andMe
23andMe
23andMe is a consumer genetics and research company.
Helix
Helix
Helix is a company focused on personal genomics.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1983
Founding Date
2000
Founding Date
2014
Founding Date
2003
Founding Date
2006
Founding Date
2015
Type
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Private
Tags
Locations
Locations
Lehi, US HQ
Sydney, AU
Toronto, CA
Grafing Bei München, DE
München, DE
Dublin 2, IE
Johanneshov, SE
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Locations
Houston, US HQ
Locations
Boston, US HQ
Locations
Or Yehuda, IL HQ
Kyiv, UA
Locations
Sunnyvale, US HQ
Locations
San Mateo, US HQ
San Diego, US
Employees
Employees
1,784
Employees
4011% increase
Employees
299% decrease
Employees
450
Employees
6511% increase
Employees
2067% increase
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
126.6 k
Twitter followers
8.6 k
Twitter followers
12.2 k
Twitter followers
65.5 k
Twitter followers
92 k
Twitter followers
5.9 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
399
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
100
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
9
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
155
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
19
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
13
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
5.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
9.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
14.3
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
32.33%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
97%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
11.11%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
50.32%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
94.74%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
1115
Alexa Website Rank
50066
Alexa Website Rank
155716
Alexa Website Rank
7524
Alexa Website Rank
6091
Alexa Website Rank
246092
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
3.3
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
4.6
Employee Rating
4.2
Employee Rating
4.3

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$1b (Y, 2017)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$133m (Y, 2017)
Revenue (est.)
$475m (Y, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
$10m (FY, 2018)

Operating

Ancestor Profiles Created
Ancestor Profiles Created
13 b (Feb, 2020)
Ancestor Profiles Created
N/A
Ancestor Profiles Created
N/A
Ancestor Profiles Created
3.8 b (Feb, 2020)
Ancestor Profiles Created
N/A
Ancestor Profiles Created
N/A
Countries
Countries
80 (Feb, 2020)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
196 (Jun, 2018)
Countries
50 (Apr, 2020)
Countries
N/A
DNA Kits Sold
DNA Kits Sold
14 m (Nov, 2018)
DNA Kits Sold
N/A
DNA Kits Sold
N/A
DNA Kits Sold
1 m (Y, 2017)
DNA Kits Sold
10 m (Feb, 2020)
DNA Kits Sold
N/A
DNA Tests
DNA Tests
N/A
DNA Tests
N/A
DNA Tests
20 (Feb, 2020)
DNA Tests
N/A
DNA Tests
N/A
DNA Tests
11 (Feb, 2020)
Family Trees
Family Trees
100 m (Feb, 2020)
Family Trees
N/A
Family Trees
N/A
Family Trees
49 m (Feb, 2020)
Family Trees
N/A
Family Trees
N/A
Historical Records
Historical Records
20 b (Feb, 2020)
Historical Records
N/A
Historical Records
N/A
Historical Records
10 b (Feb, 2020)
Historical Records
N/A
Historical Records
N/A

Funding

Latest funding round
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
$ 14.4m (over 2 years ago)
Latest funding round
$ 32.6m (about 8 years ago)
Latest funding round
$ 82.5m (about 1 month ago)
Latest funding round
$ 33m (6 months ago)
Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 66m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 49.9m
Total funding raised
$ 56.6m
Total funding raised
$ 912.5m
Total funding raised
$ 333m
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FamilyTreeDNA
HQ
Houston, US

FamilyTreeDNA is a company engaged in the genetic genealogy.

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Orig3n
HQ
Boston, US
Employees
29↓ 9% decrease

Orig3n is a biotechnology research company.

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MyHeritage
HQ
Or Yehuda, IL
Employees
450

MyHeritage is a company that helps to discover, preserve, and share a person's family history.

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23andMe
HQ
Sunnyvale, US
Employees
651↑ 1% increase

23andMe is a consumer genetics and research company.

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