New Jersey had a third straight record month in October with $803.1 million bet on sports, up 64.6% compared to last year. It’s the first time a state has handled more than $800 million in a single month.
Unlike the state’s August and September records — $668 million and $748.6 million, respectively — October was set with a sports schedule somewhat resembling a normal year. Online betting accounted for 92.6% of the bets.
Operators generated approximately $58.5 million in revenue, while the state collected $7.4 million.
Reported October Betting Figures:
Indiana: $230.9 million
Iowa: $81.9 million
Michigan: $46.1 million
West Virginia: $44.6 million
Washington, D.C.: $4.2 million