We need no introduction to Facebook. Over 2.5 billion users around the world actively uses Facebook each month. That tells us the volume of traffic and data which flow in and out from the Facebook. Have you ever wondered where all these data goes into that we share on Facebook? Well it is the Facebook data centers which are located around the world, which we will discuss today.
As per the information on Facebook, they have 17 data centers globally which are all supposed to run by 100% renewable energy. Its headquarter is located in California, USA and has offices in 70 cities worldwide which employs over 50,000 full-time employees.
Facebook Headquarter: 1 Hacker Way Menlo Park, California, USA 94025
If you didn’t know, Instagram, Whatsapp, Oculus VR, Giphy are also now part of Facebook, Inc.
Facebook Data Center Locations
Back in January 2010, Facebook announced to build its first data center in Prineville, Oregon. Before it, Facebook had been using colocation service providers such as Digital Realty to host their servers infrastructure. On initial days, Facebook also used CDN network from data centers of Akamai to quickly serve their content to end users. However, currently it uses its own CDN network (fbcdn.net) to cache its content. This journey, that began with first data center in Prineville, has now reached in 17 regions across the world. Please note that this list also includes Facebook data centers which are under construction. Here we have compiled the list of Facebook data center locations that we came to know.
Odense Data Center
Address: Krogslundvej 140, 5220 Odense, Denmark
Clonee Data Center
Facebook Clonee Data Center is located in Ireland.
Address: Portan Co. Meath Clonee, Ireland
Singapore Data Center
Facebook’s Singapore Data Center is located in Tanjong Kling. It is the first data center of Facebook in Asia Pacific region. Announced in September 2018, this facility has multi-storey, advanced design and ultra-efficient technology to make optimum use of limited spaces or resources in Singapore. This Facebook infrastructure is said to span the area of 170,000 sq.m.
Address: Tanjong Kling, Singapore
Luleå Data Center
Address: Datavägen 15, 97754 Luleå, Sweden
United States (US)
Altoona Data Center
Facebook Altoona Data Center is located in Iowa, a mid-western state in USA.
Address: 100 Share Way NW 50009 Altoona, IA, US
DeKalb Data Center
Facebook on June 2020 announced its plan to build Dekalb Data Center in Illinois state of US. It will be 12th data center of Facebook in US whereas 16th globally. This $800 million facility is supposed to have 907,000 sq.ft. of area.
Eagle Mountain Data Center
Facebook Eagle Mountain Data Center is located in Utah Sate of US.
Address: 1275 North Community Circle, Eagle Mountain, Utah (UT) 84005, United States
Forest City Data Center
Facebook Forest City Data Center is one of the earlier data centers of the social-media giant, which is located in North Carolina State in USA.
Address: 480 Social Circle, Forest City, North Carolina (NC), USA
Phone: +1 844-368-5200
Fort Worth Data Center
Address: 4500 Like Way 76177 Fort Worth, Texas (TX), US
Gallatin Data Center
On April 2020, Facebook has announced to build its 13th data center facility in US which will be located in Gallatin, Tennessee.
Henrico Data Center
Address: 6200 Technology Blvd 23150 Sandston, VA, US
Huntsville Data Center
Facebook Huntsville Data Center is located in Alabama state in US. The facility is said to have 970,000 sq.ft. of total space.
Address: 5400 Prosperity Dr NW, Toney, Alabama (AL), USA
Los Luna Data Center
Los Luna Data Center is located in New Mexico state of US.
Address: 4250 Messenger Loop NW 87031 Los Lunas, New Mexico (NW), US
New Albany Data Center
Address: 1 Community Circle 43054 New Albany, Ohio (OH), US
Newton Data Center
Newton Data Center, located in Georgia State of US, was founded in 2018. So, it represents one of the latest data centers of Facebook in USA.
Address: 100 Move Fast Way 30025 Social Circle, Georgia (GA), US
Papillion Data Center
Address: S 144th St, Springfield, Nebraska (NE), USA
Prineville Data Center
As mentioned above, Prinelle is a first data center of Facebook located in Oregon State of USA in northwest region. Its construction was completed in 2013 after 5 years of construction. However, the facility was announced in January 2010.
Address: 735 S.W. Connect Way, Prineville, Oregon (OR), USA
Phone: +1 844-368-5200
Summary List of Facebook Data Center Locations
So, where are Facebook servers located? What are Facebook server locations? To answer that, here is the summary list of Facebook data centers and their locations (state/country). Data information in the table below is arranged in alphabetical order by name of country followed by province/county.
|Facebook Data Centers||Locations|
|Odense Data Center||Southern Denmark, Denmark|
|Clonee Data Center||Leinster, Ireland|
|Singapore Data Center||Tanjong Kling, Singapore|
|Luleå Data Center||Norrbotten County, Sweden|
|Huntsville Data Center||Alabama, USA|
|Newton Data Center||Georgia, USA|
|DeKalb Data Center||Illinois, USA|
|Altoona Data Center||Iowa, USA|
|Papillion Data Center||Nebraska, USA|
|Los Luna Data Center||New Mexico, USA|
|Forest City Data Center||North Carolina, USA|
|New Albany Data Center||Ohio, USA|
|Prineville Data Center||Oregon, USA|
|Gallatin Data Center||Tennessee, USA|
|Fort Worth Data Center||Texas, USA|
|Eagle Mountain Data Center||Utah, USA|
|Henrico Data Center||Virginia, USA|
Facebook Data Center Locations Map
Sorry, currently we don’t have any map of Facebook data center locations. We will update it here as soon as we get one.
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Disclaimer: These information were last updated on August 2020. Though we have done our best to collect the right information, we don’t guarantee the accuracy of information provided here including Facebook data center locations or map. Kindly contact Facebook for detailed or accurate information.