Detroit casino second quarter revenues and wagering taxes reported
July 08, 2015
Detroit – The three Detroit casinos saw aggregate revenue increase 4.3 percent during the second quarter of 2015 compared with second quarter 2014 results.
The casinos’ year-to-date revenue is 4.8 percent higher than in the first half of 2014. Aggregate revenue in June was 0.9 percent higher than the same month last year.
Gaming revenue results for the second quarter were:
- MGM: $150.9 million (4.8 percent increase)
- MotorCity: $117.4 million (5.4 percent increase)
- Greektown: $82 million (2 percent increase)
Quarterly gaming taxes for the three Detroit casinos were $28.4 million compared with $27.2 million for the second quarter last year. Monthly gaming taxes for June were $8.9 million compared with $8.8 million for June 2014.
"The Michigan Gaming Control Board shall ensure the conduct of fair and honest gaming to protect the interests of the citizens of the State of Michigan."