Dunkin Donuts Facts and Statistics (2021) | By the Numbers

Dunkin Donuts Facts and Statistics

Here are the more interesting Dunkin Donuts facts and statistics I have been able to dig up so far. As always, I will be adding more and updating these periodically as I find new stuff. Be sure to check back regularly.

Dunkin Donuts Facts and StatisticsDunkin Donuts' slogan is "America Runs on Dunkins." That saying could not be any truer in the case of DMR. Having a 70+ hour a week day job, a 3-4 hour daily commute, this website and a 7-year-old is a pretty big haul. Thankfully, I have my trusted Dunks app and a restaurant literally on every corner near my office in Boston. I shudder to think about how much I spend at Dunkin Donuts annually.

So my obscene coffee consumption got me thinking about the company and just how big their all-day breakfast empire is. Here you go...

Dunkin Donuts Facts

  • Website: dunkindonuts.com
  • Launch Year: 1950
  • Headquarters: Canton, MA
  • Original Dunkin Donuts Location: Quincy, MA
  • Founder: William Rosenberg
  •  CEO: David Hoffmann
  • Dunkin Parent Company: Inspire Brands
  • What is Dunkin Donuts?

Dunkin’ Donuts is the world's leading baked goods and coffee chain, serving more than 3 million customers each and every day. True to our name, we offer 50+ varieties of donuts, but you can also enjoy dozens of premium beverages, bagels, breakfast sandwiches and other baked goods. (source)

Dunkin Donuts Statistics


Dunkin Store Counts

How many Dunkin Donuts are there in the US:

8,500 restaurants

Last updated 10/27/18

Number of states Dunkin Donuts has restaurants in in the US:

41 states

Last updated 10/27/18

Number of international Dunkin Donuts restaurants:


Last updated 10/27/18

Number of countries Dunkin Donuts operates in:

40 countries

Last updated 3/11/21

Number of Dunkin Donuts restaurants:

12,600 restaurants

Last updated 3/11/21

Number of varieties of donuts offered at Dunkin Donuts:


Last updated 3/17/18

Number of daily Dunkin Donuts customers:

3 million customers per day

Last updated 10/27/18

Number of Dunkin Donuts distribution points:


Last updated 3/28/16

Percentage of Dunkin Donuts restaurants that are franchised:

Nearly 100%

Last updated 1/1/16

How many employees does Dunkin Brands have?

1,859 employees

Number of Dunkin Donuts Perks rewards program members:

6.6 million members

Last updated 3/17/18

Number of Dunkin Donuts K-Cup pods sold from May-December 2015:

150 million

Increase in cups of coffee sold at Dunkin Donuts from 2014-2015:

360 million more cups of coffee

Number of downloads of the Dunkin Donuts app:

3.1 million downloads

Dunkin Donuts' long term goal for number of restaurants in the US:

17,000+ restaurants

Last updated 1/1/16

Average number of iced and hot coffees sold annually at Dunkin Donuts:

2 billion cups

Last updated 3/17/18

Dunkin Donuts brand awareness in the US:


Last updated 2012

Dunkin Sales Statistics

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