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Detroit casinos report more than $1.4 billion in revenue

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Published: Jan. 27, 2020 at 2:06 PM EST
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(1/27/2020) - Adjusted gross revenue for Detroit’s three casinos topped $1.4 billion last year.

Michigan’s Gaming Control Board says the amount was more than $10 million higher than in 2018.

MGM Grand Detroit reported $623.5 million in yearly revenue last year, while MotorCity Casino reported $493.6 million. Both amounts were the highest yearly adjusted gross revenue totals for the casinos since they opened in 1999.

Greektown Casino reported $337.2 million in adjusted gross revenue in 2019.

The three casinos paid the state nearly $118 million in gaming taxes last year. They reported making more than $184 million in wagering taxes and development agreement payments to the city of Detroit throughout 2019.

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