Economic impact report of Akron-Canton Airport
We not only makes a big impact on travelers, we make a big impact in the community. In 2012, the airport's total economic impact in the region was more than half a billion dollars.
That figure was determined by a recently completed economic impact report commissioned and conducted by the airport authority. In addition to the economic impact figure, the airport contributes to and helps sustain 3,086 jobs in the region, a 27% increase from the previous economic study in 2008.
In addition to jobs, the economic impact study also measured sales and excise tax contributions and income generation. Total tax revenues added up to $50.7 million and payroll exceeded $150 million.
Please download our full Economic Impact report.