LAST MODIFIED:As of January 2018, there are more than 36,000 McDonald’s locations in 101 different countries, serving more than 69 million people every day. There are over 14,000 McDonald’s locations in the U.S. and over 1,400 in Canada. No location in America is more than 110 miles from a McDonalds. Be sure to check out the odd menu items from around the world before you leave this post.
- McDonald’s was created by brothers Richard and Maurice McDonald in San Bernadino, California in 1940.
- Subway has more locations (43,895 stores in 112 countries) stores than McDonald’s does.
- McDonald’s sold a McPizza in the ’80s. There is one location where you can still get pizza.
- There is a McDonald’s with turquoise arches in Sedona, Arizona.