Ohio Stadium Facts

Ohio Stadium – Before and After

Ohio Stadium at sunset.
Ohio Stadium and Ohio Field at Sunset

Before and After Renovation Facts:

The renovation of Ohio Stadium and Ohio Field has made the facility a different place. In addition to increased capacity and other changes that can be easily seen there have been improvements in bathroom facilities, concession  facilities, club seating, locker rooms, press box, media facilities and more.

Before After
Capacity 89,841 101,568
Square Footage of “A” Concourse 399,978 sq. ft. 536,850 sq. ft.
Length of Stadium 704 feet 919 feet
Width of Stadium 596 feet, 6 inches 679 feet
Square Footage of the ground the Stadium is build upon. 419,936 sq. ft. 624,001 sq. ft.
Number of acres 9.8 acres 14.5 acres
Acres of playing surface 1.4 acres 1.6 acres
Height of scoreboard from field level 106 feet, 10 inches 147 feet
Width of scoreboard 106 feet 158 feet, 2 inches
Height of scoreboard 44 feet, 7 inches 42 feet
Height of video screen 25 feet 40 feet*
Width of video screen 37 feet 120 feet*
Height of press box from field level 118 feet, 10 inches 183 feet, 4 inches
Flagpole height 147 feet, 2 inches 162 feet
Family Restrooms 0 24
Concession Stands 80 194
Suites 0 81
Club Seats 0 2,625

* The original scoreboard display after the 2002 renovation measured 30 feet by 90 feet. In 2012, that display was replaced by a new high definition screen measuring 40 feet by 120 feet.

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