10 Fun Facts about Pizza!

December 12, 2017

10 Fun Facts about Pizza!

  1. The United States has approximately 61,269 pizzerias.

  2. The top 5 pizza sales days are: Super Bowl Sunday, Halloween, The night before Thanksgiving, New Year's Eve & New Year's Day

  3. Over 5 billion pizzas are sold worldwide each year.

  4. The most popular night to eat pizza is Saturday night.

  5. Pizzerias are responsible for 17% of all restaurants in the United States.

  6. Held yearly, Las Vegas, Nevada plays hosts a designated Pizza Expo.

  7. The popularity of pizza in the United States began in when the troops returned from Italy after World War II and began opening pizzerias boasting about their "great Italian dish."

  8. Approximately 100 acres of pizza each day is eaten in the United States per day. This averages out to about 350 slices per second.

  9. The month of October is national pizza month in the United States. It was first so designated in 1987.

  10. Pizza Hut is in over 90 countries and at the time of this post has 12,583 stores and growing.
More Blogs

10 Fun Facts about Pizza!

Our 8 favorite jokes about Pizza. ...They are pretty cheesy!

Pizza Shoes

Pizza Shoes

Everyone loves pizza, but few are love it enough to wear pizza shoes. Be the first of your pizza loving friends to wear the one of a kind official Pizza sneakers.
More Details

Pizza Shirt and Matching Baby Onesie

Pizza Shirt and Matching Baby Onesie

Pizza Missing Slice Shirt and matching Baby Onesie. Multiple colors to choose from. Available in Adult sizes Small to XXXL and for Babies 6 months to 24 months.
More Details

Large Pizza Pillow Case

Large Pizza Pillow Case

This all over print Pizza Pillow case is exactly what every pizza lover needs. Multiple sizes available. Also see the matching pizza blanket.
More Details