Nevada Poker Rooms Rake $9.5M In January
State Starts 2016 With A Small Decline In Year-Over-Year Revenue
Nevada’s 71 poker rooms in January collectively raked $9.5 million, according to figures released Friday by Silver State gaming regulators. The revenue was a 2.85-percent decline compared to January of last year.
Nevada’s 71 poker rooms had a combined 661 tables last month. January 2015 had 687 tables statewide.
The Las Vegas Strip area had nearly $6 million of the statewide poker revenue, with 21 of the poker rooms and 307 of the tables. Strip poker revenue in January 2016 was a drop of 2.65 percent year-over-year.
Poker rooms in Nevada raked a little over $118 million in 2015. The figure was a 1.57-percent decline compared to 2014’s $119.9 million. Poker revenue was $123.9 million in 2013.
The all-time high for Nevada poker was just under $168 million in 2007. Since that year, revenue has fallen year-over-year in all but one year. Calendar year 2013 had a 0.56-percent uptick compared to 2012.
|1||WSOP Announces 2017 Schedule of Weekend Events|
|2||Sessions Said He Was 'Shocked' By Internet Poker|
|3||MGM National Harbor Grows Maryland Poker Market|
|4||Machine Takes Early Lead In Match Against Poker Pros|
|5||Harder Wins 2017 PSC Bahamas Main Event|
|6||Poker Bot Doubles Lead In Historic Match Against Humans|
|7||Kenney Wins PokerStars Championship Bahamas $50k|
|8||Ryan Fee: How I Improved And Moved Up|
|9||Kenney Wins 2017 PSC Bahamas $25k High Roller|
|10||Poker Lobby Responds To Sessions' I-Poker Comments|
|1||Brunson: Tilted Poker Players Threw $150,000 Onto Floor|
|2||Poker Legend Phil Ivey Ordered To Pay Borgata $10M|
|3||Police: Man Killed After 'Poker Room Table Talk'|
|4||Kevin Hart Lost $300k In Poker Tournaments This Week|
|5||Kassouf Wins Final EPT High Roller Event|
|6||Kevin Hart Plays In $100k Poker Tournament|
|7||World Series of Poker Announces 2017 Dates|
|8||WSOP Announces 2017 Schedule of Weekend Events|
|9||Gamblers Leave About $8M A Year In Las Vegas|
|10||Sessions Said He Was 'Shocked' By Internet Poker|