Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County (AHCMC)

Economic Impact

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Local Impact on Montgomery County

Arts and culture support multiple facets of our local economy.

Representing a $183 million dollar local industry.

Spending by arts and culture organizations drive the economy.

This spending supports 3,807 full-time equivalent jobs with $84,248,000 in household income paid to residents.

Arts and culture audiences spend money when out and about.

The average event-related spending by audiences excluding the cost of admission is $22.53 per person.


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