Maryland casinos generate $169.4M in gaming revenue during August

Maryland casinos generate $169.4M in gaming revenue during August

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  • WBOC,
September 7, 2022 6:54 PM
  • Maryland
  • Commercial Casinos

Maryland’s six casinos combined to generate $169,351,953 in gaming revenue during August 2022. The total represented an increase of $892,605 (0.5%) compared to August 2021, Maryland Lottery and Gaming announced Wednesday.

Casino gaming contributions to the state in August 2022 totaled $70,878,379, a decrease of $406,101 (-0.6%) compared to August 2021.

Contributions to the Education Trust Fund in August 2022 were $51,496,162, a decrease of $293,463 (-0.6%) compared to August 2021. Casino gaming revenues also support the communities and jurisdictions where the casinos are located, Maryland’s horse racing industry, and small, minority- and women-owned businesses.