As of Nov 3, 2018, Target operated 1,846 stores in 49 states and the District of Columbia.

In fiscal 2017, Target opened 20 net new stores and remodeled 110 stores. During the first nine months of fiscal 2018, the company opened 22 net new stores. The company plans to remodel 325 stores in fiscal 2018, with a goal of achieving 1,000 remodels by 2020.

As of year-end 2017, the company owned 1,526 stores, owned the building on leased land for 160 stores and leased 136 locations. The average store's size was approximately 131,400 square feet, and there were: 274 stores greater than 170,000 sq ft; 1,500 stores between 50,000 and 170,000 sq ft; and 48 stores less than 50,000 sq ft.

Store growth1.0%1.1%0.6%0.1%-6.6%7.8%
Total gross square feet (M)240,258239,355239,502239,539239,963254,243
Total gross square feet growth-0.2%-0.1%-0.0%-0.2%-5.6%6.9%
Avg store gross sq ft130,200131,400132,900133,700134,100132,600
Avg store gross sq ft growth-1.1%-1.2%-0.6%-0.3%1.1%-0.9%

Notes:Reflects the exit of Canadian operations in Q4 2014