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Parx Tops State in Slots Again in August

Parx Casino had gross slot machine revenue of $31.48 million in August.


in Bensalem had the highest August slot machine revenue of all 11 Pennsylvania casinos. Its slots generated $31.48 million compared to the next highest at Sands Casino in Bethlehem, which generated $24.89 million.

Parx regularly leads the state in slots revenue.

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board reported that August gross revenue at the 11 casinos was $210.6 million, a figure 5.7 percent higher than gross revenue from slots in August 2011.

Tax revenue to the Commonwealth this August totaled $113,558,137.

Gross revenue for each of the casinos operating in August 2012 is as follows, with the percentage change reflected for those casinos that were operating in August of both years:


August 2012

August 2011

% change

Parx Casino




Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem




Rivers Casino




Harrah's Philadelphia Casino and Racetrack




The Meadows Racetrack and Casino




Hollywood Casino at Penn National Racecourse




Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs




SugarHouse Casino




Mount Airy Casino Resort




Presque Isle Downs and Casino




Valley Forge Casino Resort




Statewide Total





anonymous September 06, 2012 at 06:23 PM
It doesn't surprise me one bit. I play at both Parx and Sands. I noticed Parx slots have become much tighter lately, which explains the increased revenues.


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