Assets in 529 college savings plans were flat for the year ended June 30. Total assets at the end of the second quarter stood at around $375 billion. Most of the money was in savings plans, but prepaid tuition plans have around $25 billion in assets. Over the long term, assets have steadily increased; in 2005, they totaled less than $100 billion.
529 assets recover from losses earlier in the year
In 2020, the number of new accounts through June increased around 300,000. Accounts have also steadily increased over time from around 10 million in 2010.