U.S. Amusement Park and Attractions Industry Facts: More than 300 million people visit amusement parks annually.
Amusement parks directly generate revenues in excess of $12 billion annually.
According to the Oxford Economics Study: The Economic Impacts of the U.S. Attractions Industry
released by the IAAPA Foundation in 2010:
- The approximately 525 amusement parks and water parks in the U.S. support nearly 764,000 jobs and generate a direct economic impact of $55.4 billion.