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Annual Comparison: Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot
Downtown Las Vegas casinos with gaming revenue over $1,000,000

2011
The following tables consist of data regarding gaming revenue per square foot of casino floor space. The values are divided into the different gaming areas of the casinos. They include: the Pit, Coin Operated Devices, Poker and Pan, Race and Sports, and Total.

For an annual comparison of total casino figures, click here.

1984 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 22 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
19
7,246
1,133
Coin Operated Devices
22
10,487
1,020
Poker and Pan
13
1,203
917
Race and Sports
7
4,225
180
Total Casino
22
18,800
994

 

1985 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 21 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
18
7,140
1,430
Coin Operated Devices
21
11,580
980
Poker and Pan
13
1,123
759
Race and Sports
6
4,113
305
Total Casino
21
19,570
1,073

 

1986 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 21 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
18
7,836
1,313
Coin Operated Devices
21
12,511
1,069
Poker and Pan
12
1,223
903
Race and Sports
7
3,883
238
Total Casino
21
21,221
1,092

 

1987 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 21 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
17
8,416
1,325
Coin Operated Devices
21
13,845
1,062
Poker and Pan
12
1,130
1,043
Race and Sports
7
3,863
414
Total Casino
21
22,592
1,105

 

1988 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 22 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
18
8,337
1,386
Coin Operated Devices
22
14,773
1,106
Poker and Pan
13
1,014
1,166
Race and Sports
7
4,034
337
Total Casino
22
23,477
1,147

 

1989 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 21 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
18
8,603
1,489
Coin Operated Devices
21
15,151
1,205
Poker and Pan
11
1,039
1,055
Race and Sports
7
4,106
373
Total Casino
21
24,437
1,244

 

1990 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 21 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
17
8,743
1,476
Coin Operated Devices
21
13,501
1,411
Poker and Pan
9
954
1,362
Race and Sports
8
3,931
347
Total Casino
21
22,485
1,360

 

1991 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 22 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
17
9,429
1,332
Coin Operated Devices
22
15,452
1,255
Poker and Pan
9
949
1,542
Race and Sports
8
4,173
378
Total Casino
22
24,643
1,234

 

1992 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 19 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
16
9,621
1,257
Coin Operated Devices
19
16,676
1,348
Poker and Pan
8
981
1,622
Race and Sports
8
4,180
396
Total Casino
19
26,950
1,263

 

1993 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 19 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
16
8,681
1,438
Coin Operated Devices
19
17,317
1,371
Poker and Pan
7
1,021
1,544
Race and Sports
9
3,709
448
Total Casino
19
26,760
1,333

 

1994 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 19 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
15
9,196
1,284
Coin Operated Devices
19
17,959
1,322
Poker and Pan
7
1,027
1,360
Race and Sports
9
3,496
591
Total Casino
19
27,253
1,269

 

1995 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 17 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
14
9,588
1,419
Coin Operated Devices
17
16,353
1,574
Poker and Pan
5
1,293
1,162
Race and Sports
9
3,496
538
Total Casino
17
26,480
1,457

 

1996 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 18 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
15
11,382
1,087
Coin Operated Devices
18
20,393
1,210
Poker and Pan
5
1,380
1,041
Race and Sports
9
3,459
515
Total Casino
18
31,991
1,136

 

1997 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 19 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
16
9,890
1,137
Coin Operated Devices
19
21,696
1,186
Poker and Pan
5
1,520
965
Race and Sports
10
3,042
361
Total Casino
19
32,026
1,130

 

1998 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space:18 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
16
8,924
1,259
Coin Operated Devices
18
22,399
1,205
Poker and Pan
4
1,475
1,082
Race and Sports
11
2,984
294
Total Casino
18
32,482
1,168

 

1999 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 18 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
6
8,985
1,100
Coin Operated Devices
18
22,549
1,213
Poker and Pan
6
1,283
773
Race and Sports
11
2,839
319
Total Casino
18
32,698
1,134

 

2000 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 18 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
16
8,360
1,120
Coin Operated Devices
18
22,987
1,213
Poker and Pan
5
1,320
919
Race and Sports
12
3,419
292
Total Casino
18
33,064
1,126

 

2001 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 18 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
16
8,372
1,143
Coin Operated Devices
18
23,076
1,210
Poker and Pan
5
1,320
871
Race and Sports
13
3,010
258
Total Casino
18
33,057
1,129

 

2002 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 19 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
16
7,923
1,210
Coin Operated Devices
18
23,003
1,186
Poker and Pan
4
1,475
1,071
Race and Sports
13
3,086
255
Total Casino
19
30,887
1,127

 

2003 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 19 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
16
7,847
1,274
Coin Operated Devices
18
23,077
1,151
Poker and Pan
3
1,933
1,112
Race and Sports
13
3,086
265
Total Casino
19
30,887
1,116

 

2004 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 18 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/SF ($)
Pit
16
7,242
1,386
Coin Operated Devices
16
22,014
1,189
Poker and Pan
5
2,122
888
Race and Sports
10
3,282
229
Total Casino
18
31,026
1,170

2005 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 17 Locations  

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/ SFt ($)
Pit
15
6,869
1,510
Coin Operated Devices
17
24,004
1,185
Poker and Pan
6
2,120
898
Race and Sports
10
3,009
269
Total Casino
17
32,583
1,189

 

2006 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 17 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/ SFt ($)
Pit
13
6,899
1,603
Coin Operated Devices
17
22,346
1,257
Poker and Pan
5
3,123
621
Race and Sports
9
2,787
303
Total Casino
17
30,016
1,258

 

2007 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 17 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/ SFt ($)
Pit
14
6,305
1,648
Coin Operated Devices
17
24,352
1,108
Poker and Pan
6
2,756
554
Race and Sports
9
2,949
286
Total Casino
17
32,078
1,145

 

2008 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 16 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/ SFt ($)
Pit
13
5,564
1,870
Coin Operated Devices
16
27,633
1,047
Poker and Pan
6
1,891
763
Race and Sports
9
2,560
332
Total Casino
16
34,303
1,119

 

2009 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 16 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/ SF ($)
Pit
14
5,113
1,718
Coin Operated Devices
16
27,949
919
Poker and Pan
6
1,624
818
Race and Sports
9
2,560
279
Total Casino
16
34,472
994

 

2010 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 16 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/ SF ($)
Pit
14
5,496
1,485
Coin Operated Devices
16
26,711
888
Poker and Pan
6
1,544
786
Race and Sports
8
2,282
392
Total Casino
16
33,240
956

2011 Gaming Revenue Per Square Foot of Floor Space: 16 Locations

Area
Locations
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gam Rev/ SF ($)
Pit
14
5,671
1,411
Coin Operated Devices
16
27,462
843
Poker and Pan
6
1,444
753
Race and Sports
9
2,090
373
Total Casino
16
34,141
908

 

Annual Totals

Year
Loc
Average Area (Sq. Ft.)
Gaming Rev/ SFt ($)
1984
22
18,800
994
1985
21
19,570
1,073
1986
21
21,221
1,092
1987
21
22,592
1,105
1988
22
23,477
1,147
1989
21
24,437
1,244
1990
21
22,485
1,360
1991
22
24,643
1,234
1992
19
26,950
1,263
1993
19
26,760
1,333
1994
19
27,253
1,269
1995
17
26,480
1,457
1996
18
31,991
1,136
1997
19
32,026
1,130
1998
18
32,482
1,168
1999
18
32,698
1,134
2000
18
33,064
1,126
2001
18
33,057
1,129
2002
19
30,887
1,127
2003
19
30,887
1,116
2004
18
31,026
1,170
2005
17
32,583
1,189
2006
17
30,016
1,258
2007
17
32,078
1,145
2008
16
34,303
1,119
2009
16
34,472
994
2010
16
33,240
956
2011
16
34,141
908

 

 

Downtown Las Vegas Gaming Casino Statistics

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1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989 | 1990 | 1991 | 1992 | 1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004
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All data compiled from Nevada Gaming Abstract. Carson City, Nevada: State Gaming Control Board, Securities and Economic Research Division, 1971-2009.

This project was sponsored by a grant from the UNLV Libraries Advisory Board.


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