053000206-Federal Reserve Bank Routing Number


FedACH Routing
Routing Number 053000206
The banking institution's routing number
Commonly used abbreviated customer name
Office code Main office
Servicing FRB Number
Servicing Fed's main office routing number
Record Type Code 0 The code indicating the ABA number to be used to route or send ACH items to the RFI
  • 0 = Institution is a Federal Reserve Bank
  • 1 = Send items to customer routing number
  • 2 = Send items to customer using new routing number field
Address 1000 Peachtree St, N.E.
City Atlanta
State GA (Georgia)
Zipcode 30309-4470
Telephone (877) 372-2457
Revised December 24, 2015 Date of last change to CRF information
institution Status Code Receives Gov/Comm Code is based on the customers receiver code
  • 1 = Receives Gov/Comm
New Routing Number Bank institution's new routing number resulting from a merger or renumber
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What do the digits tell us?
05 30 0020 6

The first two digits 05 the type of financial institution.

The 3rd and 4th digits 30 indicate the Federal Reserve Bank district branch.

0020 5th to 8th, tell us the name of the institution where the checking account is.

Number 9 6 is a final digit in an ABA number, and it is called a "checksum," which is the mathematical sum of the first eight digits numbers.

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053000206 - Federal Reserve Bank Routing Number

A 053000206 number that is used to recognize a Federal Reserve Bank or a financial institution is known as the Routing number. A routing number is also known as the routing transit number. Every financial institution has a unique routing number. This number help to identification of the Federal Reserve Bankgeographical location of the branch

Wondering where to find the routing number of Federal Reserve Bank?

Finding this nine digit code is not rocket science. Just like any other account, Federal Reserve Bank routing numbers can be found easily using these methods.

Referring to the checkbook: Get the Federal Reserve Bank’s routing number at the bottom left-hand corner of the cheque. The first set of number is the Federal Reserve Bank’s routing number whereas the second set of number is the account holder’s number.

Bank website/ online banking: Federal Reserve Bank has listed its routing number on its website. Find it easily by logging into their website. If you are an account holder, then you can also find Federal Reserve Bank’s routing number by logging to your mobile banking or calling the bank officials directly. Check out the routing number of Federal Reserve Bank by simply inputting the bank name and the location at In a few seconds, the routing number will be on your screens.

Routing number vs Account number

The routing number of Federal Reserve Bank is different from its account number. As a matter of fact, this condition holds the same for all of the banks in the world. Differentiating the account number from the routing number is no big task. For every bank related transaction, one may be prompted to provide with their account number and routing number. Both of these credentials are assigned to you while you opened your account at Federal Reserve Bank.

But both of these valuable numbers indicated two different details. Account number identifies the account holder, whereas the routing number specifies the bank in which your account is held. For eg., Your Federal Reserve Bank account number is 0000053000206 and the routing number is 053000206. Here 0000053000206 depicts your details as the account holder of Federal Reserve Bank and 053000206 represents the details of Federal Reserve Bank that is responsible for money going in and out of your account.

Difference between ACH and ABA routing number

ABA or the American Bankers Association routing numbers are used for the paper of cheque transfers.

ACH or Automated Clearing House routing numbers are used for electronic transfers.Both ABA and ACH routing numbers are nine-digit codes. But the first two digits of the nine digits in an ABA number ranges from 00-32 whereas, for ACH routing number, it can range from 61-72.

For some banks, ACH or Automated Clearing House routing numbers and ABA or the American Bankers Association routing numbers may be the same. Confirm with Federal Reserve Bank’s officials before using ACH or ABA routing number for any financial transactions.