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Apparel stores on Shopify

Updated Dec 2 2022

There are 517,203 live Shopify stores in the Apparel category.

In this report, we'll cover the following essential statistics on Shopify stores in the Apparel category.

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The most popular subcategories under Apparel are:

  • 21.0% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category sell Clothing Accessories products
  • 12.6% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category sell Women's Clothing products
  • 8.3% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category sell Casual Apparel products

Here are the the top Apparel subcategories by store count.

Name
Store Count
26,087
8,290
8,093
5,795
1,809
1,574

Growth of Apparel Stores On Shopify

Here is the historical growth of stores on Shopify in the Apparel category.

  • Shopify stores in the Apparel category have increased 14.5% quarter-over-quarter in 2022 Q3.
  • Shopify stores in the Apparel category have increased 42% year-over-year in 2022 Q3.
Quarter
New Active Stores
2017 Q1
7,458
2017 Q2
5,782
2017 Q3
6,169
2017 Q4
7,935
2018 Q1
7,711
2018 Q2
8,625
2018 Q3
11,790
2018 Q4
9,757
2019 Q1
11,802
2019 Q2
14,059
2019 Q3
13,222
2019 Q4
13,181
2020 Q1
15,236
2020 Q2
25,143
2020 Q3
26,113
2020 Q4
28,779
2021 Q1
27,756
2021 Q2
24,555
2021 Q3
25,122
2021 Q4
24,992
2022 Q1
23,227
2022 Q2
31,482
2022 Q3
59,208
2022 Q4 (to date)
50,624
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

It's hard to know exactly when a Shopify store was first created but we use a heuristic combining DNS and WHOIS data that provides a reasonable approximation.

Social Media Usage On Shopify Stores In The Apparel Category

Here are the top social media sites for Shopify stores in the Apparel category.

  • Instagram is used by 54.5% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category.
  • Facebook is used by 41.7% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category.
  • Pinterest is used by 11.7% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category.
Type
Stores
Instagram
282,112
Facebook
215,705
Pinterest
60,771
Twitter
54,767
YouTube
40,258
Tiktok
30,956
LinkedIn
14,759
Facebook Group
7,993
Snapchat
3,172
Yelp
264

Contact Information On Shopify Stores In The Apparel Category

Here are the top contact methods for Shopify stores in the Apparel category.

  • 54.0% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category have an email on their website
  • 25.8% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category provide a phone number on their website
Type
Stores
Email
279,112
Phone
133,685

Top Countries For Shopify Stores In The Apparel Category

Here are the top countries for Shopify stores in the Apparel category.

  • 62.8% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category are in United States
  • 7.8% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category are in United Kingdom
  • 5.5% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category are in Canada
  • 5.3% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category are in Australia
Country
Stores
324,894
28,340
27,183
13,741
6,105
5,394
4,482
3,995
3,969

With a paid account, stores can also be segmented by region and city.

Top Shopify Apps For Stores In The Apparel Category

Here are the top Shopify apps, ordered by number of installs, across stores in the Apparel category.

  • 19.9% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category have installed the Product Reviews Shopify app.
  • 17.6% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category have installed the Shopify Inbox Shopify app.
  • 17.6% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category have installed the Mobile App Builder ‑ Shopney Shopify app.

With a paid account on Store Leads, you'll be able to see which stores have installed specific apps. You can also see when specific apps were installed (or uninstalled) by each store.

Top Technologies on Shopify Stores In The Apparel Category

Many Shopify merchants run third-party technologies on their store in addition to apps from the Shopify App Store.

We're tracking 430 different technologies that have 3,407,388 collective installs on Shopify stores in the Apparel category.

  • Cloudflare CDN is used by 99.0% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category.
  • Apple Pay is used by 65.2% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category.
  • Shop Pay is used by 58.8% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category.

Here are the top 10 third-party technologies, ordered by number of installs, across all Shopify stores.

Technology
Stores
512,245
337,113
303,931
303,788
256,235

Number Of Products Sold For Shopify Stores In The Apparel Category

Here is the breakdown of Shopify stores in the Apparel category by the number of products that they sell.

  • 18.6% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category sell 1 - 9 different products.
  • 16.5% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category sell 10 - 24 different products.
  • 15.2% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category sell 100 - 249 different products.
Products Sold
Stores
1 - 9
96,017
10 - 24
85,157
25 - 49
77,800
50 - 99
76,550
100 - 249
78,780
250 - 999
64,045
1000 - 4999
22,256
5000 - 9999
2,562
10000 - 24999
1,538
25000 - 99999
497

Top Shopify Themes For Stores In The Apparel Category

Shopify has an active and extension theme store. Merchants using Shopify can use one of those pre-built theme or develop their own custom theme to meet their needs. We're currently tracking over 500 different Shopify themes. Here are the top themes.

  • The dawn theme is used by 19.1% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category.
  • The debut theme is used by 15.8% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category.
  • The impulse theme is used by 5.0% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category.
Theme Name
Stores
dawn
98,857
debut
81,885
impulse
25,642
brooklyn
22,399
minimal
20,819
prestige
18,102
venture
12,637
simple
11,468
boundless
9,997
supply
9,648

Top-level Domain Distribution For Shopify Stores In The Apparel Category

The majority of Shopify stores use a .com domain. This is not surprising since alternate top-level domains have only been introduced somewhat recently and there is still a certain cachet associated with .com domains.

  • 78.7% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category have a .com domain.
  • 2.4% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category have a .co.uk domain.
  • 2.4% of Shopify stores in the Apparel category have a .shop domain.
Top-level Domain
Stores
.com
407,010
.co.uk
12,570
.shop
12,243
.com.au
11,318
.co
8,528
.store
7,040
.ca
6,896
.net
5,970
.us
4,617
.in
3,788

Top Stores In The Apparel Category

Here are the top 5 Apparel stores ordered by worldwide store rank.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
Katy Perry Designed Shoes
111
2019/06/28
Fashion Nova
213
2017/01/27
Gymshark US
461
2016/12/30
Lenskart.com®
518
2016/12/30
ModCloth
548
2016/12/30

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New Stores In The Apparel Category

Here are the top 5 most recent Apparel stores.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
Dragon Alliance UK
412,723
2022/12/02
Paul Evans
413,864
2022/12/02
Zone3 USA
414,075
2022/12/02
Partnership Jelenew
418,960
2022/12/02
Winter Scarf
682,448
2022/12/02

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