SpaceX is an aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company. The Company was founded with the goal of reducing space transportation costs and enabling the colonization of Mars. SpaceX has since developed the Falcon launch vehicle family and the Dragon spacecraft family, which both currently deliver payloads into Earth orbit. 
Company Growth (employees)
Hawthorne, US
Size (employees)
5,045 (est)+3%
SpaceX was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Hawthorne, US

Key People at SpaceX

Elon Musk

Elon Musk

Bret Johnsen

Bret Johnsen

CFO & President of Strategic Acquisitions Group
Tim Hughes

Tim Hughes

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
David Harris

David Harris

Deputy General Counsel
Mathew Dunn

Mathew Dunn

Director, Legislative Affairs, Business Development

SpaceX Office Locations

SpaceX has offices in Hawthorne, Washington, Seattle, Irvine and in 1 other location
Hawthorne, US (HQ)
Rocket Rd

SpaceX Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

SpaceX's latest funding round in July 2017 was reported to be $350 m. In total, SpaceX has raised $1.5 b. SpaceX's latest valuation is reported to be $21 b.

SpaceX Financial Metrics

SpaceX's revenue was reported to be $1.8 b in 2016 which is a 90% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (Y, 2016)

1.8 b

Revenue growth (Y, 2015 - Y, 2016), %


Net income (Y, 2016)

55 m

Market valuation

21 b
USDY, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016E


680 m1 b945 m1.8 b

Revenue growth, %



(260 m)

EBIT margin, %


Net Income

55 m
USDY, 2016


480 k

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SpaceX News and Updates

SpaceX’s sixth successful launch in 2017 puts Elon Musk’s company on pace to beat its rivals

Flying the biggest satellite that SpaceX has ever launched, weighing in at more than 6 metric tons, proved a routine piece of business for the…

SpaceX successfully launches its heaviest geostationary orbital payload yet

 SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying a payload from communications satellite operate Inmarsat, the fourth in a constellation created to provide high-bandwidth broadspeed Internet globally. The payload is the largest ever launched on a Falcon 9, which is why the mission parameters didn’t call …

Watch SpaceX’s Inmarsat-5 Flight 4 satellite launch live right here

 SpaceX is setting up to launch Inmarsat-5 Flight 4, a mission that will put a communications satellite into geostationary orbit for commercial satellite operator Inmarsat. SpaceX’s window lasts 49 minutes, and opens at 7:21 PM ET (4:21 PM PT) on Tuesday, with another window opening at the same time…

SpaceX outlines plans to deliver broadband via satellite by 2019

Elon Musk’s SpaceX appeared before the US Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Technology yesterday to explain its plans for a constellation of satellites that could beam high-speed, low-latency internet access across the globe starting in the next two years. The company’s vice president of sat…

SpaceX rocket landings have become shockingly mundane

Elon Musk’s SpaceX today launched the Falcon 9 rocket, which has now safely landed back home to Earth. Yawn. Landing A post shared by Elon Musk (@elonmusk) on May 1, 2017 at 6:44am PDT I’m trying to be that person who claims the launching of a rocket and landing it safely back on Earth into orbit is…

SpaceX's most recent rocket landing looks like something out of science fiction

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