Grand Victoria Casino in Elgin, Illinois Has 14 Percent Drop in Annual Revenue

Grand Victoria Casino in Elgin, Illinois Has 14 Percent Drop in Annual Revenue

The Rivers Casino brought in $177.5 million after being open for only six months, while the Grand Victoria brought in $256.9 million for the entire year.

While it is still the top casino in the state, this was a significant drop in revenue from last year’s $293 million. According to the Illinois Gaming Board, Rivers Casino was the third highest grossing casino in the state for 2011.

As a whole, casino revenues for the state of Illinois were up by $103 million, bringing it to a total of $1.48 billion. The state also received an additional $17 million in gaming taxes.

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