Number of McDonald’s Restaurants in the United States

According to reports, there are 13,540 McDonalds restaurants in 54 states and territories of the United States. The highest number of McDonalds locations of US are in California and Houston with 1,222 restaurants and 127 restaurants, respectively. California makes up approximately 9% of all McDonalds restaurants in the United States.

Data updated on January 2024

How Many McDonald's Restaurants are Present in the USA?

McDonald’s is the largest chain of fast-food restaurants with several franchises. The total number of McDonald’s store locations in the US is 13,540, and its graphical representation is shown on the map.

McDonalds_USA
13,530
LOCATIONS
54
STATES & TERRITORIES
5,049
CITIES

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McDonald's store locations

Top 10 States & Territories with the Highest Number of McDonald's Restaurants

1,224 (9%)
California

In California, there is one store for every 32,281 people, accounting for approximately 9% of all McDonald’s locations.

1,164 (9%)
Texas

In Texas, there is one store for every 24,911 people, accounting for approximately 9% of all McDonald’s locations.

869 (6%)
Florida

In Florida, there is one store for every 24,716 people, accounting for approximately 6% of all McDonald’s locations.

State / Territory Number of restaurants Population Population per restaurant
California 1,224 (9%) 39.51M 32.28K
Texas 1,164 (9%) 29.00M 24.91K
Florida 869 (6%) 21.48M 24.72K
Illinois 642 (5%) 12.67M 19.74K
Ohio 611 (5%) 11.69M 19.13K
New York 573 (4%) 19.45M 33.95K
Michigan 524 (4%) 9.99M 19.06K
Pennsylvania 474 (4%) 12.80M 27.01K
North Carolina 469 (3%) 10.49M 22.36K
Georgia 445 (3%) 10.62M 23.86K

*McDonald’s operates in 54 States and Territories across the United States.

Which States and Territories Don't Have McDonald's Restaurants?

These are states and territories list without any McDonald’s restaurants location:

  • American Samoa
  • U.S. Virgin Islands

*There are 2 states and territories in the USA where McDonald’s restaurants are not present.

Top Cities with the Most McDonald's Outlets in the United States

City State / Territory Number of Locations
Houston Texas 126
Chicago Illinois 105
San Antonio Texas 77
Las Vegas Nevada 73
Los Angeles California 63
Phoenix Arizona 60
Dallas Texas 56
Miami Florida 56
Orlando Florida 54
Brooklyn New York 48

McDonald's Competitors Analysis: 5 Major Competitors

Number of locations Number of States Number of cities
McDonald's McDonalds_USA   vs   Subway_USA Subway 20,603 (+7,073 locations than McDonalds) 54 (Same as McDonalds) 6,220 (+1,171 cities than McDonalds)
McDonald's McDonalds_USA   vs   Marys_Gone_Crackers_USA Mary's Gone Crackers 18,278 (+4,748 locations than McDonalds) 53 ( -1 states than McDonalds) 4,103 ( -946 cities than McDonalds)
McDonald's McDonalds_USA   vs   starbucks Starbucks 16,387 (+2,857 locations than McDonalds) 52 ( -2 states than McDonalds) 3,618 ( -1,431 cities than McDonalds)
McDonald's McDonalds_USA   vs   Hunt_Brothers_Pizza_USA Hunt Brothers Pizza 9,588 ( -3,942 locations than McDonalds) 36 ( -18 states than McDonalds) 4,188 ( -861 cities than McDonalds)
McDonald's McDonalds_USA   vs   DUNKINS Dunkin' Donuts 9,571 ( -3,959 locations than McDonalds) 45 ( -9 states than McDonalds) 3,246 ( -1,803 cities than McDonalds)

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Download the Complete Database of McDonald's Locations Across the USA

You can download the complete list of McDonald’s locations used in this analysis from our data store. Here’s a sample of 10 records for you to review the fields and data that we provide.

Name Street City State / Territory Zip Code Phone Latitude Longitude Address Country Last Updated Date
Turlock-Hwy 99 & 3050 Countryside Dr Turlock CA 95380 209-656-7434 37.52021 -120.880628 3050 Countryside Dr, Turlock, CA, 95380 USA 2024-01-16
Manteca 2050 Daniels Street Manteca CA 95337 209-707-3851 37.786 -121.251729 2050 Daniels Street, Manteca, CA, 95337 USA 2024-01-16
Palo Alto, Ca St 208 Stanford Shopping Ctr (Stanford Ctr) Palo Alto CA 94304 650-327-0560 37.44293 -122.171203 208 Stanford Shopping Ctr (Stanford Ctr), Palo Alto, CA, 94304 USA 2024-01-16
Compton - Comptn 101 S Compton Compton CA 90220 310-635-0688 33.896434 -118.225038 101 S Compton, Compton, CA, 90220 USA 2024-01-16
Clovis - Nec Tem 2654 Alluvial Ave Clovis CA 93611 559-299-1422 36.845503 -119.664115 2654 Alluvial Ave, Clovis, CA, 93611 USA 2024-01-16
Lvrmre/Lasposita 4528 Las Positas Rd Livermore CA 94550 925-449-3016 37.699623 -121.742486 4528 Las Positas Rd, Livermore, CA, 94550 USA 2024-01-16
Belfast-Belmont 282 Main St Belfast ME 04915 207-930-3670 44.423107 -69.020329 282 Main St, Belfast, ME, 04915 USA 2024-01-16
Millinocket-Sycm 1 Sycamore Street Millinocket ME 04462 207-723-4900 45.656776 -68.688236 1 Sycamore Street, Millinocket, ME, 04462 USA 2024-01-16
Rumford-Rt 2 1029 Route 2 Rumford ME 04276 207-369-9025 44.51717 -70.558561 1029 Route 2, Rumford, ME, 04276 USA 2024-01-16
Novato-Redwood 7340 Redwood Hwy Novato CA 94947 415-897-6101 38.106724 -122.569916 7340 Redwood Hwy, Novato, CA, 94947 USA 2024-01-16

* Open hours are not displayed here as it is too big to show on a reasonably sized screen.