AEP6 Economic Impact Survey
Begins in May 2022
Stay tuned for links to participate in the AEP6 Survey for Economic Impact of the Arts.
Did you know that the arts in Portland generate $57.3 million in household income to local residents, and deliver $8.6 million in local and state government revenue (AFTA 2017)? In fact, arts across the state of Maine add $1.6 billion to the economy each year (BEA 2017). Use the resource links below to see how the arts are an economic engine for growth.
- Americans for the Arts "Economic Impact of Coronavirus on the Arts & Culture Sector" (Interactive Map)
- Economic Impact of Nonprofit Arts and Cultural Organizations and their Audiences in the City of Portland Maine Summary (AEP 5 2015)
- Economic Impact of Nonprofit Arts and Cultural Organizations and their Audiences in the City of Portland Maine (AEP 5) Full Report