2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

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RVs Move America Economic Impact Study was released June 3, 2019 at the RVIA annual meeting.

It revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supports nearly 600,000 jobs, with more than $32 billion in wages, and pays more than $12 billion in federal, state, and local taxes.

The announcement was made by Garry Enyart, RVIA chairman, and Onan/Cummins Director of Mobile Generator Sales & Coach Care.

For more information on the $114 billion total economic impact and what it includes, click here.

The Maryland Recreational Vehicle Dealer's Association was founded in 1965, incorporated in 1969 and is a group of RV dealers throughout the state that sell motor homes, travel trailers and conversion vehicles. Later in its history, the membership was extended to include suppliers, repair facilities, banks and F&I companies. The MRVDA holds two RV shows each year in Timonium that take place during the last two full weekends of February and a weekend in September, respectively.


The Florida RV Trade Association is an organization representing many of the RV dealers, suppliers, manufacturers, campgrounds and other industry members that call the Sunshine State home. The FRVTA puts on several industry and consumer shows throughout the year.

The Family Motor Coach Association is an international organization for families who own and enjoy the RV lifestyle in motorhomes. The association is based in Cincinnati, Ohio and visits many of the states in the nation throughout the year for showcases, owners groups and other representative efforts.

The California Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association represents most of the RV dealerships throughout the Golden State. Dedicated to the RVing experience, these entrepreneurial member companies strive to provide the utmost customer service and employee satisfaction. 

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