Pennsylvania county gets $9.1M from Penn National’s Hollywood Casino 2023 success

Pennsylvania county gets $9.1M from Penn National’s Hollywood Casino 2023 success

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  • Corey Sharp, PlayPennsylvania
February 25, 2024 8:15 AM
  • Corey Sharp, PlayPennsylvania

Even with the emergence of online casinos, land-based casinos remain as important as ever, especially for their townships. Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course is responsible for raising $9.1 million for hundreds of Dauphin County initiatives in 2023.

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A chunk of the tax money land-based casinos generate not only benefits the state, but also the hard-working people in the towns surrounding the casino. Dauphin County is reaping the benefits of Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course’s success.

Pennsylvania is one of the richest gaming states with a strong appetite for gambling. While the PA online casino market gets plenty of headlines, the Keystone State’s retail casinos are still the biggest revenue generator.