State’s gaming numbers improve is an independent sports news and information service. has partnerships with some of the top legal and licensed sportsbook companies in the US. When you claim a bonus offer or promotion through a link on this site, Gaming Today may receive referral compensation from the sportsbook company. Although the relationships we have with sportsbook companies may influence the order in which we place companies on the site, all reviews, recommendations, and opinions are wholly our own. They are the recommendations from our authors and contributors who are avid sports fans themselves.

For more information, please read How We Rank Sportsbooks, Privacy Policy, or Contact Us with any concerns you may have.

Gaming Today is licensed and regulated to operate in AZ, CO, CT, DC, IA, IL, IN, KS, LA, MD, MI, NV, NJ, NY, PA, TN, VA, WV, & WY.

The Las Vegas Strip continues to suffer compared to the rest of the state’s casinos in July, but the Nevada gaming industry overall, including the Strip, improved markedly from June with most of that coming from the valley’s local casinos.

According to figures released by the Nevada Gaming Control Board Wednesday, Nevada’s casinos won $756.7 million in July, a 26.1% percent decrease from the $1.02 billion won in July 2019 as the industry makes its comeback from the shutdown over the coronavirus. That’s a big improvement over June when the casinos reopened June 4. Nevada’s casinos won $566.8 million in June, a 45.5% decrease over June 2019.

In July, Clark County’s casinos won $612.8 million, a 28.8% decline from July 2019 when it was $861 million. Under the category of balance of Clark County, which includes many locals’ casinos, win revenue was up 6.25% from July 2019.

Check Out More Casino Industry News Here

The Las Vegas Strip fell 39.1%; downtown fell 20.6%, North Las Vegas fell 28.4%; and the Boulder Strip fell 19.9%.

In Clark County, slot machine revenue fell 25.2% in July compared to 2019. Table game revenue fell 35.8%. Race book revenue was up 3.93% to $2.6 million. Sportsbook revenue was $5.7 million, a decline of 43.8%.

In June, Clark County saw a win decline of 51%. The Strip was down 61.3%. Downtown fell 55.55%. North Las Vegas fell 23.3%. The Boulder Strip fell 32.4%. The balance of Clark County fell 26.1%.

About the Author

Buck Wargo

Buck Wargo is a former journalist with the Los Angeles Times and has been based in Las Vegas as a business, real estate and gaming reporter since 2005.

Get connected with us on Social Media