ESPN Plaza Fact Sheet

 

Acres –                    122.7 total (116 at ESPN Plaza)
(ESPN Plaza — 84.3 in Bristol, 31.7 in Southington, purchased piecemeal, starting in 1998. Child Care Center – 6.7.)

Employees –          Approximately 4,000 in Connecticut

Buildings —              18

Satellite Dishes –    26 (All are in the teleport, including the Torus which handles 35 feeds, meaning there is the functionality of 60 dishes.  In 2012, they facilitated 49,000 inbound signals.)

Building Square Footage Date Opened
Building 0 10,000 2003
Building 1 68,415 1979 w/20,000 sq. ft. Expanded in ’89, 93, ‘96
Building 2 67,950 1981 (expanded in 2006)
Building 3 63,942 1986 (purchased; 3-story blg built new in ‘96)
Building 4 132,680 2007
Building 5 61,600 1989 (expanded in 1995)
Building 8 (Café) 33,863 1999 (18.5K sq.ft., expanded in 2004, 2008 and 2015)
Building 9 10,000 2005
Building 10 15,000 2003 (Wellness Center, expanded in 2012)
Building 11 78,000 2001
Building 12 88,500 2004
Building 13 135,000 2010
Digital Center 136,000 2004
Generator 1B 10,500 2013
Generator 2 11,772 2008
Child Care Center 48,390 2011
Welcome Center 5,600 2014
Digital Center 2 194,000 2014
Total 1,166,722

Note:  Since 2002, ESPN has also leased an increasing amount of space in a nearby location, now totaling more than 500,000 square feet.