Thursday, November 03, 2005

Wal-Mart U.S. real estate (as of Sep 31, 2005) equals 23.4 square miles

The slide below comes from Tom Schoewe's presentation at the recent analysts' meeting in Bentonville.

Please note that the square footage below is building footprint square footage. It does not include the parking lots around the stores. [I will need to research what the average parking lot square footage is per store type to add those figures.]

The total number of square feet above equals 23.4 square miles.