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Hamburger Chain Locations Across the U.S.

Jason English

Nathan Yau/FlowingData

McDonald's is everywhere. Burger King and Wendy's are most places. But if you need to know how far you are from the nearest Five Guys or Sonic, look to Nathan Yau's Burger Geography project. He charted the distribution of hamburger-centric restaurants over on FlowingData.

Here's what the top chains look like on one map:

And here's a similar chart for pizza chains:

The Afternoon Map is a semi-regular feature in which we post maps and infographics. In the afternoon. Semi-regularly. Thanks to Nathan Yau for letting us share his work.