FAQs regarding our WHOIS Database Download | WHOIS Database Download | WhoisXML API


What details does WHOIS Database Download contain?

Our WHOIS Database Download provides exhaustive historical WHOIS records. With it, you will have access to these key data points:

  • Domain registrar
  • Registrar’s contact email address
  • WHOIS server
  • Domain name
  • Domain creation date
  • Domain update dates
  • Domain expiration date
  • Domain status
  • Domain availability
  • Registrant name
  • Registrant’s email address
  • Registrant’s organization
  • Registrant’s street address
  • Registrant’s phone number
  • Registrant’s fax number
  • Nameservers
  • Administrative contact name
  • Administrative contact’s email address
  • Administrative contact’s organization
  • Administrative contact’s street address
  • Administrative contact’s phone number
  • Administrative contact’s fax number

How often is the data on WHOIS Database Download updated?

Our WHOIS Database Download is updated daily. In fact you can get a daily download of the database if you so choose. You may also opt to regularly stream newly registered or recently domain lists. You can learn more about our available packages here.

How comprehensive is WHOIS Database Download?

Our WHOIS Database Download contains over 20.0 billion historical WHOIS records for more than 480 million active domain names. We have tracked over 774 million domains and we continue to track more daily, covering more than 7,596 top-level domains (TLDs), both generic (gTLDs) and country-code (ccTLDs). These figures continue to grow as we continuously refresh and update our database.

Can I get a sample WHOIS Database Download?

You can download a sample WHOIS Database Download in comma-separated values (CSV) format here.

Is WHOIS Database Download fully parsed?

You are given the option to download the database with both fully parsed fields and raw text. However, you can also download the raw text version only.

How much does access to WHOIS Database Download cost?

We offer different packages that suit various business needs. You can download the complete database in one transaction or get quarterly or even daily updates with an annual subscription plan. We also offer one-time downloads for ccTLD databases at bulk discount rates for two or more databases. You may find more details on our pricing page.

What WHOIS Database Download options do you offer?

You can download the database through either HyperText Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS) or File Transfer Protocol (FTP).

What formats does WHOIS Database Download come in?

WHOIS Database Download can be downloaded as a CSV or MySQL file.

How do I contact the support team?

You can contact with questions concerning your account, product issues encountered (e.g., purchases, subscription renewals, cancellations, stability issues, bugs, unclear behavior, etc.), and other general, non-sales questions.

How can I upgrade or downgrade my subscription?

You can reach out to for such queries.

Do you offer premium support?

Yes, we offer a phone support service for enterprise customers with a premium support plan and sales inquiries.