New Jersey Gambling Revenues Jump 290.4% in May

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The state of New Jersey announced that gambling revenues for the state as a whole jumped 290.4% in May when compared to the same time last year due to locations being fully re-opened.

Revenues in the Garden State were up 290.4% to $374.2 million, up from the $95.9 million posted last year. The numbers were also up 6.4% from April.

Sportsbetting revenues were up 434.3% to $52.9 million, with handle up 591.3% to $814.3 million. Online sportsbetting handle was $734.7 million, while retail sports handle was $79.6 million.

Online casino revenues was up 25.9% to $108.2 million. The Borgata was the leader in iGaming revenues with $32.8 million, while the Golden Nugget was second at $31.1 million and Resorts Digital was third at $31.6 million.

Land casino revenues came in at $213.1 million, which was up 12.4% from last month. Land slots generated $157.8 million and table games generated $55.4 million.

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Dustin Jermalowicz
Dustin has a long-standing passion for gambling. He has been writing professionally on the subject and breaking industry news for Casino Listings since 2011. His favorite casino games include Blackjack, Poker, and Hi/Lo. A proud native of Detroit, Dustin currently lives in Michigan.