Site: Facebook Altoona Iowa

Company: Facebook
Metro: Des Moines
State: Iowa
Country: United States
Region: North America
Region: Americas
Address:
Total Building SqFt: 1,440,000
Total Power: 117.0 Megawatts

Facebook first announced its plans to build a data center in Altoona in 2013. Since then, the company has invested nearly $1.5 billion to develop the campus and has increased its footprint to 2.5 million square feet of building space. The Altoona data center campus runs entirely on renewable power (wind).

The Facebook data center campus in Altoona has four buildings.

  • Phase 1: 476,000 square-foot, $300 million facility built in 2014
  • Phase 2: 468,000 square feet
  • Phase 3: 496,000 square feet
  • Phase 4: The fourth building will be a 'cold storage' facility. SqFt TBD.
  • Phase 5: Announced in 2019, plans to invest $400 million on a 5th H shaped building

Map and Nearby Locations:

100 Share Way NW, Altoona, IA 50009

SITES within 15 miles of Facebook Altoona Iowa

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Distance Site name SqFt MW
2.82 miles Lightedge Des Moines 2
2.83 miles LightEdge Altoona 20,000 4.50
7.32 miles Level3 Des Moines
7.86 miles Consolidated Des Moines 0.80
9.37 miles InfoBunker 65,000 10.40
14.48 miles Microsoft Des Moines Project Alluvion
This is an original piece commissioned for the Altoona Data Center by @Micah Crandall-Bear and Shaun Burner.
The license plate wall at the Altoona Data Center was created with plates and pieces from West End Architectural Salvage & Coffee Shop in Des Moines

Facebook Facility at 100 Share Way NW
Source: Des Moines Register
This is an original piece commissioned for the Altoona Data Center by @Micah Crandall-Bear and Shaun Burner.
Original Artwork

This is an original piece commissioned for the Altoona Data Center by @Micah Crandall-Bear and Shaun Burner.

Source: Facebook
The license plate wall at the Altoona Data Center was created with plates and pieces from West End Architectural Salvage & Coffee Shop in Des Moines
Altoona Artwork

The license plate wall at the Altoona Data Center was created with plates and pieces from West End Architectural Salvage & Coffee Shop in Des Moines

Source: Facebook
2017 Rendering of the first 5 Buildings on the Facebook Iowa Campus
Source: Facebook
Data Center Floor at FB Iowa