Number of Costco warehouses worldwide
Number of Costco warehouses worldwide 2012-21
The chart below shows the number of Costco warehouses located globally.
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The number of Costco warehouses operational worldwide grew to 815 in 2021 compared to 795 in the previous year. 564 of these warehouses were operational in the US and Puerto Rico and 105 in Canada. Remaining 146 warehouses were operational in the other international markets. Outside the US and Canada, the number of costco warehouses by country in 2021 was as follows: 39 in Mexico, 30 in Japan, 29 in the United Kingdom (U.K.), 16 in Korea, 14 in Taiwan,12 in Australia, three in Spain, and one each in Iceland, France and China.
Costco sells through its ecommerce channels in the U.S., Canada, U.K., Mexico, Korea, Taiwan, Japan, and Australia.
Costco is a leading membership only retailer based in the United States. The company was founded in 1976 and has acquired strong popularity across the US and in other international markets. The company employed 288,000 people in 2021 including 192,000 in the United States. Its net revenues in 2021 reached $195.929 billion including membership fees worth $3.9 billion and net sales worth $192.05 billion. Costco operated 815 warehouses in 2021 and had 111.6 million members.