PA Slot Machine Revenue Up 9% In February
HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today posted on its web site the monthly report for total gross revenue and tax revenue generated from the play of slot machines at casinos during February.
According to the report, gross revenue from slot machines at the 12 casinosrose 9.26% in February of this year to $200,166,274 compared to the $183,203,043 in gross revenue that was generated in February 2015.
Slot Revenue, even without the extra day in February 2016 due to leap year, would have been up 6.33% when compared to the same amount of days in February 2015.
Gross slot machine revenue for each of the casinos is as follows, with the percentage change reflected over the previous year:
|Casino||February 2016||February 2015||% change|
|Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem||$25,090,115||$22,062,375||13.72%|
|The Meadows Racetrack and Casino||$18,800,860||$16,080,970||16.91%|
|Mohegan Sun Pocono||$18,570,888||$15,980,731||16.21%|
|Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino and Racetrack||$18,341,312||$17,956,181||2.14%|
|Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course||$17,644,256||$17,601,076||0.25%|
|Mount Airy Casino Resort||$11,632,194||$9,525,934||22.11%|
|Presque Isle Downs and Casino||$9,605,807||$8,146,391||17.91%|
|Valley Forge Casino Resort||$6,358,624||$6,200,818||2.54%|
|Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin||$2,195,506||$2,036,722||7.80%|
Tax revenue in February of this year was $106,959,143*.
The average number of slot machines operating throughout Pennsylvania was 26,415 in February 2016 compared to 26,351 in February 2015.