The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.
Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .
Fri May 12, 2017
DES MOINES, Washington - Think of it as a luxury resort on wheels.
"No matter where you park, you're in your own home," Poulsbo RV Chief Operating Officer Will Rogers says.
Poulsbo RV, 2017 Best Northwest Escapes winner for Best RV Dealer, has been hooking up Western Washington with wheels for the past three decades.
Rogers says part of his company's appeal is its wide range of vehicles.
"We sell RVs from $5,000 to $500,000," Rogers says, according to a story by King5.com.