The More You Know: There’s a Zip Code in America with One Starbucks for Every 7 Residents

Growing up in Seattle, it sometimes felt like there was a Starbucks on every corner. Well, here’s a fun fact of the day: there’s actually a zip code in downtown Chicago with 1 Starbucks for every 7 residents. 60602, to be precise.

In sum, there 9 zip codes in America with fewer than 100 people for every 1 Starbucks.

Here is your weekend top 10:

Zip Code Population Starbucks Residents per Starbuck
60602 70 9 7.8
76177 21 2 10.5
77010 53 3 17.7
60604 77 4 19.3
55402 143 5 28.6
11430 254 8 31.8
18936 33 1 33.0
95837 214 3 71.3
60603 544 5 108.8

Source: 2010 U.S. Census (population data) and a random spreadsheet I found online (Starbucks data).

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