List of failed banks

To find out if there are any failed banks in your state, click on a state map. Search our Safe & Sound ratings to determine if your bank is safe. The estimated cost to the DIF is the amount of money paid out of the FDIC's Deposit Insurance Fund to depositors that likely won't be recouped by the sale of the bank's assets.

Bank failures since 2009

YearBank failure cost to DIFNumber of bank failures
Total: 482
2014 (estimated)$398.8 million18
2013 (estimated)$1.165 billion24
2012 (estimated)$2.785 billion51
2011 (official)$7.945 billion92
2010 (official)$22.904 billion157
2009 (official)$38.732 billion140

Source: Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.

2014 list of failed banks

Failed banksDate closedEstimated cost to DIF ($ millions)
Northern Star Bank, Mankato, MN12/19/20145.9
Frontier Bank, FSB D/B/A El Paseo Bank, Palm Desert, CA11/07/20144.7
The National Republic Bank of Chicago, Chicago10/24/2014111.6
NBRS Financial, Rising Sun, MD10/17/201424.3
GreenChoice Bank, Chicago07/25/201414.2
Eastside Commercial Bank, Conyers, GA07/18/201433.9
The Freedom State Bank, Freedom, OK06/27/20145.8
Valley Bank, Fort Lauderdale, FL06/20/20147.7
Valley Bank, Moline, IL06/20/201451.4
Slavie Federal Savings Bank, Bel Air, MD05/30/20146.6
Columbia Savings Bank, Cincinnati05/23/20145.3
AztecAmerica Bank, Berwyn, IL05/16/201418.0
Allendale County Bank, Fairfax, SC04/25/201417.1
Millennium Bank, National Association, Sterling, VA02/28/20147.7
Vantage Point Bank, Horsham, PA02/28/20148.5
Syringa Bank, Boise, ID01/31/20144.5
The Bank of Union, El Reno, OK01/24/201470
DuPage National Bank, West Chicago01/17/20141.6

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