Viewed from above, the Amazon Spheres sit before Day 1, the dominant building owned by the company in downtown Seattle.  (Kjell Redal/The Seattle Times)
Viewed from above, the Amazon Spheres sit before Day 1, the dominant building owned by the company in downtown Seattle. (Kjell Redal/The Seattle Times)
Amazon’s giant footprint

Thanks to Amazon, Seattle is now America’s biggest company town

Amazon so dominates Seattle that it has as much office space as the city’s next 40 biggest employers combined. And that’s only the beginning: Amazon’s Seattle footprint of 8.1 million square feet is expected to soar to more than 12 million square feet within five years. Updated

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