Woodfield Mall, Schaumburg, Illinois

Top 10 Largest Shopping Malls in the United States of America [2019 List]

United States of America is the most developed nation in the world. You can find lavish and luxurious malls in every city of the United States. People love to spend their time in shopping at the malls. Due to large demand, malls are becoming more and more larger and bigger.

It is very easy for people in shopping at one place to purchase all products. We have considered retail space to make list of largest malls. This list has been created by figures of International Council of Shopping Centers and by the Department of American Studies at Eastern Connecticut State University (Eastern CT).

Top 10 Largest Shopping Malls in the United States of America

1. Mall of America, Bloomington, Minnesota

Mall of America is the largest shopping mall in the United States with more than 522 stores. It was opened in 1992 and still hold the first place. Its retail space in square feet is 3779242 which makes it largest in the United States.

Lots of premier stores such as Best Buy, Marshall’s, Macy’s, Nordstrom, Sears are located in the mall.

Fast Facts

  • Parking: 12,287 spaces; (Two 7-story ramps and two overflow surface lots)
  • Number of stores: 555
  • Floor area: 2,500,000 sq ft (230,000 m2) + 5,400,000 sq ft (500,000 m2)
Mall of America
Mall of America

2. King of Prussia Mall, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

King of Prussia Mall is the 2nd largest mall in USA. It is located at King of Prussia in Pennsylvania. It has more than 400 stores with retail space of 2793200 square feet which was opened in 1963. It is one of the oldest shopping mall in Pennsylvania.

Fast Facts

  • No. of stores and services: 394
  • Did you know: King of Prussia is the largest shopping mall in the US by retail space.
  • Parking: 5 parking lots, 3 parking garages, valet parking with 13,376+ spaces
  • Owner: Simon Property Group
King of Prussia Mall, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
King of Prussia Mall, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

3. Aventura Mall, Aventura, Florida

Aventura Mall is the third biggest shopping mall in the United States. It is the largest shopping mall in Florida with more than 300 stores in the mall. It has retails space of 2700000 square feet. Popular entertainment venues such as Sears, H&M, AMC Theatres, Nordstrom and Macy’s are there in the mall.

Fast Facts

  • Opened: 29 April 1983
  • Owners: Simon Property Group, Turnberry Associates
  • Floors: 3
  • Did you know: Aventura Mall is the second-largest shopping mall in the US by retail space.
Aventura Mall, Aventura, Florida
Aventura Mall, Aventura, Florida

4. South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa, California

South Coast Plaza is the fourth biggest mall in USA. It is the largest shopping mall in California with 280 retail stores. It serves Orange county metro area. It has retail space of 2700000 square feet and opened on 1967. It has popular entertainment hubs such as Forever 21, Sears, Saks Fifth Avenue and others.

Fast Facts

  • Opened: 15 March 1967
  • Architect: Victor Gruen
  • Number of stores and services: 270
  • Did you know: South Coast Plaza is the fourth-largest shopping mall in the US by retail space.
South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa, California
South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa, California

5. Del Amo Fashion Center, Torrance, California

Del Amo Fashion Center ranked at #5 in the list of largest shopping malls in USA. It is the second largest shopping mall in California with 300 retail stores. It has retail space of 2500000 square feet. It was opened on 1975 and has popular entertainment facilities.

Fast Facts

  • Opened: 1961
  • Owners: Simon Property Group, Farallon Capital, JPMorgan Fleming Funds
  • Function: Shopping Centre
  • Did you know: Del Amo Fashion Center is the third-largest shopping mall in the US by retail space.
Del Amo Fashion Center, Torrance, California
Del Amo Fashion Center, Torrance, California

6. Destiny USA, Syracuse, New York

Destiny USA is the sixth largest shopping mall in the United States. It is the largest shopping mall in the city and state of New York. It has more than 300 retail stores and retail space of 2450 000 square feet. It was opened on 1990 and has popular entertainment brands such as Regal Cinemas, Sears Outlets, Wonderworks and others.

Fast Facts

  • Opened: 15 October 1990
  • Number of stores and services: 242
  • Did you know: Destiny USA is the seventh-largest shopping mall in the US by retail space.
  • Owner: The Pyramid Companies
Destiny USA, Syracuse, New York
Destiny USA, Syracuse, New York

7. Sawgrass Mills, Sunrise, Florida

Sawgrass Mills is the seventh biggest mall in the country. Sawgrass Mills is second largest mall in the state of Florida. Sawgrass Mills has 350 retail stores and retail space of 2383 906 square feet. It was opened on 1990 and entertainment brands such as Neiman Marcus Last Call, JCPenney Outlet and others.

Fast Facts

  • Opened: 1990
  • No. of stores and services: 355+
  • Designer: Arquitectonica
Sawgrass Mills, Sunrise, Florida
Sawgrass Mills, Sunrise, Florida

8. The Galleria, Houston, Texas

The Galleria is the largest shopping mall in Taxas and eighth largest in the United States. It was opened on 1970 and has retail space of 2298 420 square feet. It serves Houston metro area with 375 retail stores.

Fast Facts

  • Opened: 16 November 1970
  • Owner: Simon Property Group
  • Did you know: The Galleria is the eighth-largest shopping mall in the US by retail space.
  • No. of stores and services: 375
The Galleria, Houston, Texas
The Galleria, Houston, Texas

9. Roosevelt Field, Garden City, New York

Roosevelt Field is the second largest mall in New York (NY) and 9th largest in the country. Roosevelt Field has retail space of 2244 581 square feet with 294 retail stores. It was opened on 1956 and has popular entertainment brands such as Dick’s Sporting goods, Nordstrom and Macy’s.

Fast Facts

  • Opened: 1956
  • Owner: Simon Property Group
  • Parking: 4 parking garages; lighted lot
  • Did you know: Roosevelt Field is the sixth-largest shopping mall in the US by retail space.
Roosevelt Field, Garden City, New York
Roosevelt Field, Garden City, New York

10. Woodfield Mall, Schaumburg, Illinois

Woodfield Mall is the largest shopping mall in Illinois and 10th largest in the United States. Woodfield Mall serves metro area of Chicago with total retail space of 2224 000 square feet. It has total 300 retail stores as on date. It was opened on 1971 and popular brands such as Sears, Lord & Taylor and others.

Fast Facts

  • Opened: 9 September 1971
  • No. of floors: 3
Woodfield Mall, Schaumburg, Illinois
Woodfield Mall, Schaumburg, Illinois

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Article Title: Top 10 Largest Shopping Malls in the United States of America
Article last re-published on January 6, 2019.

3 thoughts on “Top 10 Largest Shopping Malls in the United States of America [2019 List]”

  1. King of prussia is actually the current largest mall until the one in Miami is built this list is incorrect.

  2. list is incorrect. Ala Moana Center in Hawaii has 2.4 million retail square footage of space. its also ranked the largest open air mall in the world.

  3. You missed Tysons Corner in the DC area which is bigger than four of the malls you listed at 2.4 million SQ FT. Also, right across the street is Tysons Galleria at 850,000 SQ FT, so combined, Tysons is 3.25 million SQ FT of Mall…

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