The Economic Impact of Nonprofit Arts and Culture Organizations and Their Audiences in Palm Beach County
Arts & Economic Prosperity IV provides compelling new evidence that the nonprofit arts and culture are a significant industry in Palm Beach County – one that generates $249.9 million in total economic activity.
This spending – $138.9 million by nonprofit arts and culture organizations and an additional $111.1 million in event related spending by their audiences:
- supports 5,782 full-time equivalent jobs
- generates $135.8 million in household income to local residents
- delivers $23.9 million in local and state government revenue
This economic impact study sends a strong signal that when we support the arts, we not only enhance our quality of life, but we also invest in Palm Beach County’s economic well-being.