Put Your Money in a Black Owned Bank


There are 22 African American owned banks (AAOBs) with assets totaling approximately $4.6 billion in assets or approximately 0.43 percent of African America’s $1.1 trillion in buying power.

All banks are listed by state. Those listed below has at least 51 percent African American ownership. You can click on the bank name to go directly to their website.




ALABAMA

ALAMERICA BANK

Location: Birmingham, Alabama

Founded: January 28, 2000

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $35 476 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 13.4%

COMMONWEALTH NATIONAL BANK

Location: Mobile, Alabama

Founded: February 19, 1976

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $56 501 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 3.8%



CALIFORNIA

BROADWAY FEDERAL BANK FSB

Location: Los Angeles, California

Founded: February 26, 1947

FDIC Region: San Francisco

Assets: $402 902 000

Asset Change (2015): Up 16.6%


DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

INDUSTRIAL BANK

Location: Washington, DC

Founded: August 18, 1934

FDIC Region: New York

Assets: $388 951 000

Asset Change (2015): Up 6.5%


GEORGIA

CARVER STATE BANK

Location: Savannah, Georgia

Founded: January 1, 1927

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $42 174 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 2.5%


CITIZENS TRUST BANK

Location: Atlanta, Georgia

Founded: June 18, 1921

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $387 897 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 3.2%


ILLINOIS

ILLINOIS SERVICE FEDERAL SAVINGS & LOAN

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Founded: January 01, 1934

FDIC Region: Chicago

Assets: $101 291 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 10.7%


SEAWAY BANK & TRUST COMPANY

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Founded: January 02, 1965

FDIC Region: Chicago

Assets: $369 544 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 29.3%


LOUISIANA


LIBERTY BANK & TRUST COMPANY

Location: New Orleans, Louisiana

Founded: November 16, 1972

FDIC Region: Dallas

Assets: $604 163 000

Asset Change (2015): Up 9.4%


MARYLAND
HARBOR BANK OF MARYLAND

Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Founded: September 13, 1982

FDIC Region: New York

Assets: $285 246 000

Asset Change (2015): Up 22.1%



MASSACHUSETTS

ONEUNITED BANK

Location: Boston, Massachusetts

Founded: August 02, 1982

FDIC Region: New York

Assets: $648 615 000

Asset Change (2015): Up 4.6%


MICHIGAN


FIRST INDEPENDENCE BANK

Location: Detroit, Michigan

Founded: May 14, 1970

FDIC Region: Chicago

Assets: $216 821 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 12.3%


NEW JERSEY

CITY NB OF NEW JERSEY

Location: Newark, New Jersey

Founded: June 11, 1973

FDIC Region: New York

Assets: $250 095 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 12.9%


NORTH CAROLINA


MECHANICS & FARMERS BANK

Location: Durham, North Carolina

Founded: March 01, 1908

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $298 014 000

Asset Change (2015): Up 3.0%


PENNSYLVANIA

UNITED BANK OF PHILADELPHIA

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Founded: March 23, 1992

FDIC Region: New York

Assets: $59 001 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 2.5%


SOUTH CAROLINA


SOUTH CAROLINA COMMUNITY BANK

Location: Columbia, South Carolina

Founded: March 26, 1999

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $52 995 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 14.2%


TENNESSEE


CITIZENS SAVINGS B&T COMPANY

Location: Nashville, Tennessee

Founded: January 4, 1904

FDIC Region: Dallas

Assets: $104 060 000

Asset Change (2015): Up 5.1%


TRI-STATE BANK OF MEMPHIS

Location: Memphis, Tennessee

Founded: December 16, 1946

FDIC Region: Dallas

Assets: $111 042 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 12.3%


TEXAS


UNITY NB OF HOUSTON

Location: Houston, Texas

Founded: August 01, 1985

FDIC Region: Dallas

Assets: $83 327 000

Asset Change (2015): Up 10.3%


VIRGINIA

FIRST STATE BANK

Location: Danville, Virginia

Founded: September 08, 1919

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $37 612 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 4.1%



WISCONSIN

COLUMBIA SAVINGS & LOAN ASSOCIATION

Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Founded: January 1, 1924

FDIC Region: Chicago

Assets: $23 684 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 2.7%


NORTH MILWAUKEE STATE BANK

Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Founded: February 12, 1971

FDIC Region: Chicago

Assets: $67 115 000

Asset Change (2015): Down 13.0%


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