Facts & Figures: Numbers

Pentagon Library
Pentagon Athletic Center
Service Messes 4
Parking Lots 12
Overpasses & Bridges 21
Chapel and Prayer Room
Metro Station
Escalators 54
Elevators 70
Stairways 131
Center Courtyard Cafe
Rest Rooms 248
Drinking Fountains 310
Fire Hose Connections 611
Medical & Dental Clinics
Light Fixtures 16,250
Parking Spaces 8,979
Fire Extinguishers 5,500
More Information Most of the statistical data presented here are approximate, even when the numbers are not rounded. Most of this data was compiled in the 1950s. Changes in the building since have resulted in changes in the numbers, making difficult to render precise figures.
* It was constructed with twice the number of bathrooms needed for the number of employees. Segregated Virginia required separate facilities for "white" and "colored" persons.