Rite Aid Is Closing These 53 Stores in 2024

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Updated April 11, 2024
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The consequences of Rite Aid announcing on October 15, 2023 that it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy continue to ripple through its organization.

The chain then announced it would close over 150 locations as part of the bankruptcy and recently added additional stores.

If you counted on your local Rite Aid to help you save on everyday essentials, check this list to see if your store will be shutting its doors.

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California

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  • 9940 Sierra Avenue, Fontana, CA 92335
  • 260 North Sanderson Ave, Hemet, CA 92545
  • 11350 Victory Boulevard, North Hollywood, CA 91606
  • 2647 West Foothill Boulevard, La Crescenta, CA 91214
  • 5520 Woodruff Avenue, Lakewood, CA 90713
  • 968 Murrieta Boulevard, Livermore, CA 94550
  • 3230 West Slauson Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90043
  • 24991 Alessandro Boulevard, Moreno Valley, CA 92553
  • 1020 East Broadway Street, Needles, CA 92363
  • 700 East Redlands Blvd Suite A, Redlands, CA 92373
  • 8694 Lake Murray Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92119
  • 1159 East Los Angeles Avenue, Simi Valley, CA 93065
  • 10989 Ventura Boulevard, Studio City, CA 91604
  • 1615 Main Street, Susanville, CA 96130
  • 630 East 1st Street, Tustin, CA 92780
  • 6767 Westminster Boulevard, Westminster, CA 92683

The 16 locations in California were the most for any state that has additional announced closures.

The company has a total of 379 stores in California.

Connecticut

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  • 1360 Boston Post Road, Milford, CT 06460

The Milford location joins two other locations in Bethel and New Haven that were in the original group of 154 locations Rite Aid announced would be shut down in October.

Delaware

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  • 17069 South Dupont Highway, Harrington, DE 19952

The Harrington location will be the third Rite Aid shut down as part of Rite Aid's plans after filing for bankruptcy.

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Idaho

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  • 10600 Fairview Avenue, Boise, ID 83713

According to Rite Aid's announcement, three locations in Idaho will be shut down.

Rite Aid has nine locations in the state, including three left in Boise, with the closure of this location.

Maryland

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  • 250 West Chase Street, Baltimore, MD 21202
  • 798 Sunburst Highway, Cambridge, MD 21613

Baltimore will be hit harder than other cities in Maryland, with three locations shutting down, the most of any city in the state.

Massachusetts

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  • 824 Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA 02740
  • 467 Broadway, Revere, MA 02151

Massachusetts only had one location in the initial list of closures. The three total closures knock Massachusetts down to only five Rite Aid locations in the state.

Michigan

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  • 1002 East Grand River Ave., Howell, MI 48843
  • 2006 N. Saginaw Road, Midland, MI 48640

There may only be two locations in this second round of closures, but they come after 21 locations closed as part of the initial closings in 2023.

New Hampshire

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  • 951 Central Street, Franklin, NH 03235
  • 586 Nashua Street Unit 8-9, Milford, NH 03055

New Hampshire had one closing on the 2023 list in Merrimack and still has almost 50 Rite Aids in the state despite the closures.

New York

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  • 153 Grant Avenue, Auburn, NY 13021
  • 249 7th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215
  • 7812 Flatlands Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11236
  • 2426-34 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10469
  • 901 East Gun Hill Road, Bronx, NY 10469
  • 119 West 2nd Street, Elmira, NY 14901
  • 196 East Hartsdale Avenue, Hartsdale, NY 10530
  • 151 West Main Street, Le Roy, NY 14482

The New York City boroughs of Brooklyn and the Bronx saw the most closures, with a total of four in Brooklyn and three in the Bronx.

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Ohio

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  • 100 South Leavitt Road, Amherst, OH 44001
  • 15149 Snow Road, Brookpark, OH 44142
  • 1221 West High Street, Bryan, OH 43506
  • 11702 Lorain Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44111
  • 633 South Broadway, Geneva, OH 44041
  • 2709 Broadway Avenue, Lorain, OH 44052
  • 21800 Libby Road, Maple Heights, OH 44137
  • 15596 West High Street, Middlefield, OH 44062
  • 2154 Elm Road Ne, Warren, OH 44483

Ohio doubled the number of Rite Aid closures with this second round of shutdowns after an initial nine locations closed in 2023.

Pennsylvania

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  • 6822 Hamilton Boulevard, Allentown, PA 18106
  • 1600 9th Ave Ste 35, Altoona, PA 16602
  • 472 N. Main Street, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • 200 North Antrim Way, Greencastle, PA 17225
  • 200 Kimberton Road, Phoenixville, PA 19460

Despite the long list of closures, Pennsylvania remains the state with the second-highest number of Rite Aid locations, with 377 stores. California barely edged the state out with 379.

Virginia

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  • 2460 George Washington Memorial, Hayes, VA 23072

The location in Hayes joins five other Rite Aid locations that were part of the initial list of closings in October.

Washington

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  • 23940 Ne State Route 3, Belfair, WA 98528
  • 1825 Broadway, Everett, WA 98201
  • 2028 East Isaacs Avenue, Walla Walla, WA 99362

The three additional locations bring Washington’s total to 17 closed Rite Aids as part of the company’s downsizing efforts.

Bottom line

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Rite Aid may be leaving your neighborhood, but there are still ways to save money near you.

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