Pantry Design Statistics

If you're designing or planning a pantry for your house, find out what's popular and what's not with our sets of data below.

We analyzed thousands of pantry designs and put together charts and tables of statistics set out below. Basically, the statistics set out the percentage of home entries that have various features, colors and attributes.

If you’re designing or planning a pantry for your house, find out what’s popular and what’s not with our sets of data below.

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Pantry Style Statistics

Common

Traditional

27.25%

Transitional

23.01%

Contemporary

21.44%

Modern

10.29%

Uncommon

Farmhouse

4.89%

Craftsman

3.61%

Rustic

2.03%

Eclectic

1.70%

Rare

Beach Style

1.63%

Mediterranean

1.25%

Midcentury

0.97%

Industrial

0.55%

Very Rare

Scandinavia

0.41%

Victorian

0.30%

Shabby-Chic

0.23%

Tropical

0.22%

Extremely Rare

Southwestern

0.16%

Asian

0.07%

Depending on how much you plan to use the pantry’s of your home, you might go for a completely different style than the rest of your home. People tend to design the pantry’s in a way that matches the overall aesthetic of the home.

Pantry Size Statistics

Pantry Size Popularity

Pantry Size

Medium

Large

Compact

Expansive

Percentage

46.17%

39.74%

9.40%

4.69%

Depending on the size of your family or the amount of guests you like to have over, you will have a different preference about the size of your pantry. Pantry’s tend to be used a lot by big families that like to have guests and cook, if you have an expansive pantry then you could have tons of friends over to enjoy a nice meal.

Pantry Color Statistics

Pantry Color Popularity

Color

Brown

White

Beige

Gray

Black

Wood Tones

Orange

Green

Red

Yellow

Blue

Turquoise

Violet

Pink

Percentage

40.69%

18.74%

11.46%

11.22%

7.59%

3.00%

2.06%

1.49%

1.35%

1.04%

0.71%

0.49%

0.09%

0.06%

It’s fair to say that people like to have lots pantry space, if you have the space to do this your life will be so much easier. If you have a big family, having this extra space in your kitchen where you can store tons of things and organize everything properly will make your life so much better. As for the color you decide to go for, just go for whatever makes you feel happy.

Pantry Layout Statistics


Pantry Layout Popularity

U-Shape

%37.92

L-Shape

%36.03

Gallery

%18.50

Single Wall

%7.55

The beauty of building or remodeling a kitchen or any space that could include pantry’s is that you have the freedom to do crazy things that you wouldn’t do in the main areas of your home. You can make it look great and work great for your needs!

Pantry Type Statistics

Common

Kitchen/Dining

58.04%

Great Room

26.09%

Enclosed

12.29%

Kitchen Pantry

3.56%

This section perfect for those building a home or just renewing certain areas of their house. There aren’t tons of options for you to choose from but it’s still very helpful to know what people usually like to have.

Pantry Number of Islands Statistics


Pantry Number of Islands Popularity

One

%68.91

None

%18.20

Peninsula

%8.77

Two +

%4.11

Designing your kitchen pantry’s is an arduous job on it’s own, deciding the material you want it to be should be made a bit easier if you ask me. In an attempt to make your life easier we have collected all the data you’ll need to make the right decision.

Pantry Cabinet Style Statistics

Pantry Cabinet Style Popularity

Fireplace

Flat-panel

Louvered

Shaker

Raised-panel

Recessed-panel

Beaded Inset

Glass-front

Open

Percentage

25.85%

25.85%

24.45%

19.93%

17.68%

6.05%

2.90%

2.75%

What type of pantry is best for you? That is a question you have to answer on your own. The best we can do for you is lay out your options and arrange them by popularity so that you get a descent idea of what type of material you’d like to go for.

Pantry Cabinet Finish Statistics

Pantry Cabinet Finish Popularity

Surround

White

Medium Wood

Dark Wood

Light Wood

Gray

Beige

Black

Distressed

Brown

Blue

Green

Yellow

Red

Stainless Steel

Turquoise

Orange

Purple

Percentage

49.54%

14.89%

11.23%

6.57%

5.18%

3.63%

1.91%

1.71%

1.42%

1.14%

1.10%

0.78%

0.44%

0.25%

0.10%

0.06%

0.03%

The Color you choose for your pantry’s will depend on the color you chose for the rest of this area, most people go for the basics. Remember this part of your home is going to be in constant use, so try to go for a color that won’t look faded as fast.

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