Detroit commercial casinos made $1.4B in 2019

Posted at 12:30 PM, Jan 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-21 12:30:17-05

DETROIT (WXYZ) — The three Detroit commercial casinos made $1.454 billion in revenue during 2019, a new record.

Both MGM Grand and MotorCity Casino experienced their highest revenue totals since the casinos opened in 1999.

MGM Grand reported $623.5 million in yearly revenue while MotorCity reported $493.6 million.

Greektown Casino reported $337.2 million in yearly revenue, which fell short of the casino's all-time record of $352.8 million in 2011.

All three casinos paid the state $117.8 million in gaming taxes in 2019.