Finder is committed to editorial independence. While we receive compensation when you click links to partners, they do not influence our content.
Key stats and how to buy CryptoPunks
CryptoPunks NFT Collection Statistics
The CryptoPunks NFT collection is made up of 9,999 assets, all of which are currently live. The collection-to-wallet ownership ratio is approximately 2.802 to 1, with a 7-day average price of 71.707 ETH ($173,163). Over the last 24 hours, users have paid 49.24 ETH ($118,904) to own a part of the CryptoPunks collection, which is higher than the average CryptoPunks NFT price of 46.09 ETH ($111,300) since its launch.
716,994 ETH ($111,300)
24 hour volume
246.19 ETH ($111,300)
Monthly price trend
NFTs in collection
History of CryptoPunks Collection
CryptoPunks are a collection of NFTs created by development studio Larva Labs. CryptoPunks were first released to the public in June 2017. At the time of their release, anyone with an Ethereum wallet could freely claim them. However, all 10,000 were quickly claimed and now have to be bought. Larva Labs holds 1,000 CryptoPunks, but the remaining 9,000 can be bought on various NFT marketplaces including OpenSea and Larva Labs’ website.
When CryptoPunks first hit the market, they cost between $1 and $34. Over the years, they have become quite popular and expensive. They can now be sold for millions. The most popular CryptoPunk was sold in June 2021 for $11.7 million to Shalom Meckenzie, an Israeli entrepreneur and billionaire. Another one was sold for $7.57 million to the CEO of Figma.
How to buy CryptoPunks on OpenSeaThe all-time average price of CryptoPunks is 46.089 ETH ($111,300), so expect to pay around that cost to secure an NFT in the CryptoPunks collection:
- Fund your wallet with cryptocurrency to buy your NFT.
Most NFTs on OpenSea are bought and sold using Ether, the native crypto on the Ethereum blockchain. Make sure you have enough ETH in your wallet to cover the cost of the NFT and any related fees, like gas. If you're a bit short, compare ways to buy ETH to reload your wallet.
- Find your NFT on OpenSea
OpenSea has hundreds of thousands of NFTs listed, so consider looking through collections to help narrow down the selection.
- Transfer ETH to a web3 wallet
MetaMask is a popular web3 wallet option, and our guide on MetaMask has detailed instructions on how to make the transfer.
- Buy your CryptoPunks NFT
When you're ready to make your purchase, click the "Buy Now" button on the specific NFT you're interested in. OpenSea will show you the total cost, including fees, and after purchasing be sure to approve the transaction in your MetaMask wallet.
CryptoPunks sales and volume statisticsInformation last updated August 09, 2022 05:08 UTC.
|24 hour volume||246 ETH -0.47%|
|CryptoPunks sold in last 24 hours||5|
|24 hour average price||49.24 ETH|
|7 day volume||4,016 ETH 0.51%|
|CryptoPunks sold in last 7 days||56|
|7 day average price||71.71 ETH ($111,300)|
|30 day volume||30,351 ETH -0.20%|
|CryptoPunks sold in last 30 days||368|
|30 day average price||82.47 ETH ($111,300)|
|All time average price||82.47 ETH ($111,300)|
|All time volume||981,745|
|Total CryptoPunks's ever sold||21,301|
Evaluating CryptoPunks Collection
CryptoPunks come as male and female humans, zombies, aliens and apes. Most of them are in human form. There are 6,039 male punks, 3,840 female punks, 88 green-skinned zombie punks, 24 hirsute ape punks and 9 light-blue-skinned alien punks.
Each CryptoPunk has its own ostensible personality and unique combination of distinctive features. They are mainly distinguished by their accessories. For example, 696 punks are wearing hot lipstick, 44 are wearing beanie hats, 54 are wearing pilot helmets, 124 have spots, 136 have wild white hair, 146 have big beards and 572 have nerd glasses.
The more accessories a CryptoPunk has, the more expensive it is to buy. The most accessories a single crypto punk can have are 7, making it incredibly rare and expensive. Non-human CryptoPunks are also expensive and rare as there are not many in the market. Like human CryptoPunks, non-human CryptoPunks have a different combination of accessories.
Before adding a CryptoPunk to your NFT collection, there are a few things to consider.
Type of CryptoPunk
There are 5 types of CryptoPunks:
The different types of CryptoPunks feature different attributes. There are more than 70 attributes. Some of them include the following:
- Pilot helmet
- Orange side
- Buck teeth
- Welding goggles
- Pink with hat
- Top hat
Number of attributes
A CryptoPunk can have more than 1 attribute. The 10,000 CryptoPunks have the following number of attributes:
- 8 CryptoPunks have 0 attributes
- 333 CryptoPunks have 1 attribute
- 3,560 CryptoPunks have 2 attributes
- 4,501 CryptoPunks have 3 attributes
- 1,420 CryptoPunks have 4 attributes
- 166 CryptoPunks have 5 attributes
- 11 CryptoPunks have 6 attributes
- 1 CryptoPunk has 7 attributes
Different CryptoPunks have different attributes. While some have 0 attributes, many have more than 1. The more attributes a CryptoPunk has, the higher its price may be. Before buying that CryptoPunk NFT, check what attributes it has as well as how many.
More guides on Finder
CrypToadz by GREMPLIN Statistics
This guide will provide statistics on CrypToadz by GREMPLIN and show you how to buy an NFT in this collection.
This guide will provide statistics on CryptoKitties and show you how to buy an NFT in this collection.
Loot (for Adventurers) Statistics
This guide will provide statistics on Loot (for Adventurers) and show you how to buy an NFT in this collection.
Decentraland Wearables Statistics
This guide will provide statistics on Decentraland Wearables and show you how to buy an NFT in this collection.
This guide will provide statistics on Azuki and show you how to buy an NFT in this collection.
CLONE X – X TAKASHI MURAKAMI Statistics
This guide will provide statistics on CLONE X – X TAKASHI MURAKAMI and show you how to buy an NFT in this collection.
This guide will provide statistics on PhantaBear and show you how to buy an NFT in this collection.
This guide will provide statistics on Doodles and show you how to buy an NFT in this collection.
Crypto Pills by Micha Klein Statistics
This guide will provide statistics on Crypto Pills by Micha Klein and show you how to buy an NFT in this collection.
This guide will provide statistics on Avastars and show you how to buy an NFT in this collection.