As of Sep 30, 2017, the company operated 561 theater locations and 7,315 screens in 42 states, Guam, Saipan, American Samoa and the District of Columbia.

During fiscal 2016, the company closed 11 net theaters and 94 screens.

The majority of the Company's operations are conducted in premises occupied under lease agreements with initial base terms ranging generally from 15 to 20 years, with most leases containing options to extend the leases for up to an additional 10 to 20 years.

Theaters average 13.3 screens per location, and are generally located in mid-sized metropolitan markets and suburban growth areas of larger metropolitan markets throughout the United States. Theaters range in size from 24,000 to over 100,000 to square feet, and eMarketer estimates the average theater is approximately 56,000 square feet.

TTM20162015201420132012
Stores561561572574580540
Store growth-0.7%-1.9%-0.3%-1.0%7.4%2.5%
Total gross square feet (M)31,41631,41632,03232,14432,48030,240
Total gross square feet growth-0.7%-1.9%-0.3%-1.0%7.4%2.5%
Avg store gross sq ft56,00056,00056,00056,00056,00056,000
Avg store gross sq ft growth0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Movie screens7,3157,2677,3617,3677,3946,880
Movie screen growth0.1%-1.3%-0.1%-0.4%7.5%4.0%
Movie screens per theater13.012.913.012.812.712.7