The U.S. recreational boating industry generates $230 billion in annual economic impact, supporting more than 36,000 businesses and 812,000 jobs. View Recreational Boating Industry Data in U.S. and by State.


Key Recreational Boating Industry Facts

in annual economic impact
in annual sales of boat, marine products & services ($20.3 billion in new boat, engine & accessories sales)
in annual boat and marine engine exports
jobs supported
businesses supported
of U.S. boat manufacturers are small businesses


Tax Revenue

in annual tax revenue
in annual federal tax revenue
in annual state tax revenue


12 million registered boats

of boats sold in the U.S. are made in the U.S.
of boat owners have an annual household income of $75,000 or less
of boats in the U.S. are under 26-feet and towable


State Recreational Boating Industry Data

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