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RVIA Economic Impact Study

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 .

Report: Millennials Major Part of Record RV Shipments

Mon Aug 7, 2017

ATFIELD, Mass. - It’s not just baby boomers buying RV’s for their retirement these days.

Diamond RV in Hatfield told WWLP 22 News that more millennials like the idea of traveling with their home.

According to the recreational vehicle industry association, RV ownership has reached record levels in the U.S.

Nearly 9 million households now own an RV.