Number of Popeyes restaurants

Number of Popeyes restaurants 2015-2021

YearNumber of restaurants
20213,705
20203,451
20193,316
20183,102
20172,892
20162,725
20152,567

2021: The number of Popeye's restaurant locations in 2021 increased to 3,705 compared to 3,451 in 2020.  

Popeyes was founded in 1972 originally and was acquired by Restaurant Brands International in 2017.  It is among the world's largest quick service restaurant chicken concepts with more than 3,000 restaurants in US and other 25 countries around the world. The total number of Popeyes restaurants was 3,102 in 2018.