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10 Largest Food Chains in the USA in 2022

What are the largest food chains in the United States in 2022?

Subway is the largest food chain the United States in 2022.

Here’s a list of the 10 largest food chains in the United States based on number of locations:

Subway, Mary's Gone Crackers and McDonald's are the largest food chains in the United States in 2022 based on the number of locations. Subway has the most number of locations with 20,891 locations across 54 states and territories. Mary's Gone Crackers has 18,741 and McDonald's has 13,336 locations in the US. These three together make 54.7% of the largest 10 food chains in the United States.

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20,891

LOCATIONS

SUBWAY

LARGEST FOOD CHAIN IN 32 OUT OF 56 STATES AND TERRITORIES IN THE US.

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18,741

LOCATIONS

MARY'S GONE CRACKERS

LARGEST FOOD CHAIN IN 20 OUT OF 56 STATES AND TERRITORIES IN THE US.

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13,336

LOCATIONS

MCDONALD'S

LARGEST FOOD CHAIN IN 1 OUT OF 56 STATES AND TERRITORIES IN THE US.

What are the largest food chains in each state and territory in the United States?

Subway is the largest food chain in 32 out of 56 states and territories in the United States based on the number of locations. Meanwhile, Mary's Gone Crackers is the largest food chain in 20 and Sweetgreen in 1 states and territories.
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Provider No. of locations No. of states and territories No. of cities Get the dataset
Subway 20,891 54 6,265
Mary's Gone Crackers 18,741 53 4,053
McDonald's 13,336 54 4,607
Ginger People 9,298 51 3,222
Taco Bell 7,648 51 3,274
Burger King 7,257 51 3,201
Wendy's 5,897 51 2,626
Tapatio Ramen 5,083 51 2,580
Dairy Queen 4,354 49 2,660
KFC 4,331 51 2,368

Download the complete database of food chain locations in the US

You can download the full list of food chain locations used for this analysis from our data store. Here is a random sample of 10 records for you to look at the fields and the data that we provide.

Name Provider State
Mlk & Us 54 Panda Express TX
Arby's - Vancouver – Ne Fourth Plain Blvd Arbys WA
8995 Grissom Road Church's Chicken TX
Kfc 695 Columbia Rd KFC MA
Kfc 4050 Metropolitan Parkway KFC MI
Arby's - Prescott Valley – E State Route 69 Arbys AZ
Culver's Of Warrensburg, Mo - Simpson Dr Culver's MO
Food Lion Store Mary's Gone Crackers DE
Bushel & Peck's Local Mkt Ginger People WI
Walmart Supercenter Ginger People ME

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Learn more about 10 Largest Food Chains in the USA in 2022

Subway

Subway has 20,891 locations in the US. Read the detailed locations report of Subway in the United States. You can even instantly buy the entire dataset by clicking below.


Mary's Gone Crackers

Mary's Gone Crackers has 18,741 locations in the US. Read the detailed locations report of Mary's Gone Crackers in the United States. You can even instantly buy the entire dataset by clicking below.


McDonald's

McDonald's has 13,336 locations in the US. Read the detailed locations report of McDonald's in the United States. You can even instantly buy the entire dataset by clicking below.


Ginger People

Ginger People has 9,298 locations in the US. Read the detailed locations report of Ginger People in the United States. You can even instantly buy the entire dataset by clicking below.


Taco Bell

Taco Bell has 7,648 locations in the US. Read the detailed locations report of Taco Bell in the United States. You can even instantly buy the entire dataset by clicking below.


Burger King

Burger King has 7,257 locations in the US. Read the detailed locations report of Burger King in the United States. You can even instantly buy the entire dataset by clicking below.


Wendy's

Wendy's has 5,897 locations in the US. Read the detailed locations report of Wendy's in the United States. You can even instantly buy the entire dataset by clicking below.


Tapatio Ramen

Tapatio Ramen has 5,083 locations in the US. Read the detailed locations report of Tapatio Ramen in the United States. You can even instantly buy the entire dataset by clicking below.


Dairy Queen

Dairy Queen has 4,354 locations in the US. Read the detailed locations report of Dairy Queen in the United States. You can even instantly buy the entire dataset by clicking below.


KFC

KFC has 4,331 locations in the US. Read the detailed locations report of KFC in the United States. You can even instantly buy the entire dataset by clicking below.


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