Number of Best Buy Stores in United States and International Market

Best Buy Stores (US & International) 2010-2021

Fiscal YearUS storesInternational storesTotal
20219911681,159
20201,0092221,231
201910262121,238
201812982161,514
20171,3692121,581
20161,4162161,632
20151,4492831,732
20141,4952841,779
20131,5032761,779
20121,4472641,711
20111,3172331550
20101,1903751565

In fiscal 2021 (ended January 30, 2021), the number of Best Buy stores worldwide was 1,159 compared to 1,231 during the previous fiscal. It had 991 stores operational in the US in fiscal 2021 compared to 1,009 in fiscal 2020. The number of Best Buy's stores in the international markets was 168 in fiscal 2021 compared to 222 in fiscal 2020.

The total number of Best Buy Stores in the United States was 1,026 in 2019 compared to 1,298 in 2018.

The total number of Best Buy International stores was 212 in 2019 compared to 216 in 2018.

Total Best Buy stores including domestic and international were 1,238 in 2019 compared to 1,514 in 2018.

About Best Buy :

Best Buy is among the leading retail brands in the United States. The company was incorporated in the state of Minnesota in 1966. Its business is divided into two segments that include domestic and international. The domestic segment is the US segment of Best Buy’s business. The international segment included Canada and Mexico. However, the company exited its Mexico business in the third quarter of 2021. At the end of 2021, the company had 1,126 large store format and 33 small format stores including its domestic and international segments. The company offers merchandise and services in six main revenue categories (included above in the table).

The company’s net revenues in fiscal 2021 reached $47,262 million from $43,638 million in fiscal 2020. Its net earnings were $1,798 million in 2021 compared to $1,541 million in 2020. At the end of fiscal 2021, the company employed 102,000 people. (Fiscal year at Best Buy ends in the first month of the year like Walmart.) The company has enjoyed 144% growth in its online revenues from the United States in fiscal 2021. Its net revenues from the US market in 2021 grew by 7.9% compared to the previous year.