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HALO EFFECT: IMPACT IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD
REPORTED BY DORIS BURKE
March 14, 2011
$20--21 MILLION
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March 14, 2011

Halo Effect: Impact In Your Own Backyard

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$20--21 MILLION

Local economic activity generated by a single NFL game. Over eight home games—excluding preseason and playoffs—that's $160 million per year per market and $5.1 billion total earned by peripheral businesses.

100,000

Stadium workers who would be affected negatively by a lockout.

$6.972 BILLION

Money paid by the public toward the $13.146 billion total construction costs of NFL stadiums built since 1990, an average of $250 million per venue.

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