As of Aug 31, 2018, PriceSmart operated 41 warehouse clubs in 12 countries and one US territory (7 in Colombia, 7 in Costa Rica, 5 in Panama, 4 in Trinidad, 4 in the Dominican Republic, 3 each in Guatemala and Honduras, 2 each in El Salvador and Nicaragua, and 1 each in Aruba, Barbados, Jamaica, and the US Virgin Islands).

In fiscal 2018, the company opened new warehouse clubs in Costa Rica and the Dominican Republic.

At year-end, the company owned the land and the building at 33 warehouse clubs and leases the land/and or the building at 8 warehouse clubs. Stores range in size from 48,000 to 100,000 square feet and average 76,300 square feet.

TTM20182017201620152014
Stores000383733
Store growth4,100.0%4,100.0%3,900.0%2.7%12.1%6.5%
Total gross square feet (M)3,1293,1292,9262,8352,6722,295
Total gross square feet growth6.9%6.9%3.2%6.1%16.4%9.0%
Avg store gross sq ft76,30076,30075,00074,60072,20069,500
Avg store gross sq ft growth1.7%1.7%0.6%3.3%3.9%2.4%