.ORG domain name sells for $55,000

A .org domain name selling for $55,000 is not something you see everyday. But .org domain names are consistent sellers and many are selling for 5-figures.

Sedo had the highest .org reported sale of the past 2 years. The domain was sold there this week for $55,000.

This is the highest .org sale since sold for $120,000 at in February 2015.

The highest .org domain name sale of 2016 was that sold for $49,000 at Sedo.

The domain name was originally registered in 2001 and the seller from San Jose owns less than 500 domains and owns a few other good .org domains such as and

The buyer is “The Association for Convenience & Fuel Retailing” or NACS from the US. Their official website is located at The association owns more than 70 domain names.

BTW the domain name is owned by Speedway and redirects to The company operates approximately 2,730 stores and is probably a member of the association that bought the .org domain.


About Konstantinos Zournas

I studied Computer Engineering and Computer Science in London, UK and I am now living in Athens, Greece. I went online in 1995, started coding in 1996 and began buying domain names and creating websites in 2000. I started the blog in 2012.


  1. Fantastic sale! Congrats to both parties. Seller did pretty well here for getting 55K for such a domain in .org extension.

  2. Definitely, a great sale for the .org portfolio. It’s sales and developments like this that are keeping .org on the map to compete with all the new gtld’s. Congrats to both, the buyer and seller.

  3. Many organizations are usunf .org. It is very popular

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