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Golf Facilities in the U.S.

RECENT TRENDS AND ANALYSIS:

Supply Correction Continues its Gradual Move Toward Equilibrium - Retains Trajectory Similar to Recent Years

As of year-end 2015, the United States had 15,204 facilities with 14,288.5 open and operating 18-Hole equivalent (18-HEQ) courses, according to the NGF's 2016 Edition of its annual Golf Facilities in the U.S. report. The final 2015 count showed a net reduction of 148.5 courses, or a 1% contraction from 2014. READ MORE

GOLF FACILITIES IN THE U.S. REPORTS:

  • Golf Facilities in the U.S. - 2016 Edition

    This report is NGF's annual tally of U.S. golf course development and total golf supply. It shows the number of golf course openings and closures in the most recent calendar year as well as the number currently in planning and under construction. The nation's total supply of daily fee, municipal and private clubs is shown by state and region. Learn More

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    PDF: 1065 KB / 32 pages
 

HISTORICAL REPORTS:

  • Golf Facilities in the U.S. - 2015 Edition (Archive Report)

    This report is NGF's annual tally of U.S. golf course development and total golf supply. It shows the number of golf course openings and closures in the most recent calendar year as well as the number currently in planning and under construction. The nation's total supply of daily fee, municipal and private clubs is shown by state and region. Learn More

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    PDF: 482 KB / 28 pages
  • Golf Facilities in the U.S. - 2014 Edition (Archive Report)

    This report is NGF's annual tally of U.S. golf course development and total golf supply. It shows the number of golf course openings and closures in the most recent calendar year as well as the number currently in planning and under construction. The nation's total supply of daily fee, municipal and private clubs is shown by state and region. Learn More

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    PDF: 730 K / 27 pages
  • Summary of Facilities in the U.S. - 2014 (Archive Report)

    This one-page overview of golf facilities in the U.S., updated annually, is a quick reference for NGF members. Learn More

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    PDF: 486 K / 1 page
  • Golf Facilities in the U.S. - 2013 Edition (Archive Report)

    This report is NGF's annual tally of U.S. golf course development and total golf supply. It shows the number of golf course openings and closures in the most recent calendar year as well as the number currently in planning and under construction. The nation's total supply of daily fee, municipal and private clubs is shown by state and region. Learn More

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    PDF: 537 K / 28 pages
  • Summary of Facilities in the U.S. - 2013 (Archive Report)

    This one-page overview of golf facilities in the U.S., updated annually, is a quick reference for NGF members. Learn More

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    PDF: 195 K / 1 page
  • Golf Facilities in the U.S. - 2012 Edition (Archive Report)

    This report is NGF's annual tally of U.S. golf course development and total golf supply. It shows the number of golf course openings and closures in the most recent calendar year as well as the number currently in planning and under construction. The nation's total supply of daily fee, municipal and private clubs is shown by state and region. Learn More

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    PDF: 570 K / 45 pages
  • Summary of Facilities in the U.S. - 2012 (Archive Report)

    This one-page overview of golf facilities in the U.S., updated annually, is a quick reference for NGF members. Learn More

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    PDF: 164 K / 1 page
  • U.S. Golf Supply - Market Correction Continued in 2011 (Archive Report)

    This summary report puts the contraction of U.S. golf courses in perspective. What is the real impact of the net closure of facilities over the past six years vs. the 20+ years of supply growth that preceded it? Read the latest perspective on the market correction and see the new index that tracks the ratio of golfers per 18 holes over time. How far are we from reaching a state of equilibrium? The "report" includes a single summary page plus around 1.5 pages of text. Learn More

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    PDF: 432 K / 3 pages

Last Updated: 3/31/2010 1:12:02 PM / Generated at: 8/25/2016 5:52:31 PM