Visualizing the Growth of Target, 1962-2008 | FlowingData

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The first Target opened in 1962 in Roseville, Minnesota, and by 1972 there were 46. The corporation focused mostly on expansion in the Central United States for the next decade, but in 1982, Target acquired 33 FedMart stores in Arizona, California, and Texas. There are now over 1,600 stores across the United States.

This visualization shows the location and opening date of every Target store opened between 1962 and 2008.