Number of U.S. landfill facilities in 2014, by region

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Number of landfill facilities

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This statistic represents the number of landfill facilities in the United States in 2014, by region. In western United States, there were 729 landfill facilities that year. The total number of municipal solid waste landfills decreased from 6,326 to 1,956 between 1990 and 2014.
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November 2016
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