New Jersey Poker Market Increase In October

The State Division of Gaming Enforcement lately published the numbers for New Jersey’s poker market and with $4.5 million during the month of October it meant a nearly 9% increase over October 2015.

While live poker raked in $2.1 million, with the Borgata leading the way with $1.28 million in rake, followed by Bally’s ($254,000), Harrah’s ($252,000), Tropicana ($222,000) and Golden Nugget ($73,000); online poker brought a total of $2.4 million. Resorts Digital lead the way in online poker with $1 million in revenue, ahead of Borgata ($734,000) and Caesars Interactive ($642,000).

The total gaming winnings decreased a bit in the year-to-year comparison with the Atlantic City casino industry raking $203 million, 1% less than the $204.5 million in October 2015.

Over the whole year an increase of 1.4% was achieved, with $2.2 billion total gaming wins in the first 10 months of 2016.

Patric Huemmerich

Patric is a German writer and (live) reporter for As a professional poker player he has a lot of insight into the industry. His goal is to bring his followers exclusive articles, interviews and stories in and around the poker world.

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