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August 2018 Data  -  Released on September 14, 2018
 
U.S. Winery Database
During August, the winery count increased to 9,760. The count reflects 59 new wineries added in August. California picked up 24 new wineries. Seven new wineries were identified in Oregon and Washington. Forty-five of the new wineries are bonded. All of the new wineries are producing under 5,000 annual cases.
 
 
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August 2018 9,760      
August 2017 9,249    
       
 
 

Although Wines Vines Analytics releases report monthly, these tables are published semi-annually as a benchmark. The figures below reflect the winery universe as of July 1, 2018.

U.S. Wineries - Count by State
July 2018
source: Wines Vines Analytics
State Winery Count %
California 4,425 45%
Washington 776 8%
Oregon 773 8%
New York 396 4%
Texas 323 3%
Virginia 280 3%
Pennsylvania 276 3%
Ohio 226 2%
Michigan 189 2%
North Carolina 169 2%
Missouri 145 1%
Colorado 129 1%
Illinois 115 1%
All other states 1,540 16%
Total U.S. Wineries 9,762 100%
 
U.S. Wineries - Annual Production (Cases)
July 2018
source: Wines Vines Analytics
State Winery Count Net Production %
California 4,425 284,000,000 86%
Washington 776 15,000,000 5%
New York 396 12,000,000 4%
Oregon 773 4,500,000 1%
Texas 323 1,900,000 1%
Michigan 189 1,200,000 - %
North Carolina 169 1,000,000 - %
Virginia 280 1,000,000 - %
Illinois 115 1,000,000 - %
Pennsylvania 276 950,000 - %
Ohio 226 850,000 - %
All other states 1,814 6,755,000 2%
Total U.S. Wineries 9,762 330,155,000 100%
Note: Winery production includes all wine produced at a location including custom production for other wineries. When summary totals are reported geographically, these custom amounts are netted to prevent double counting.
 
U.S Wineries - By Winery Size
July 2018
source: Wines Vines Analytics
Winery Size Winery Count %
Large (500,000+) 73 1%
Medium (50,000 - 499,999) 259 3%
Small (5,000 - 49,999) 1,612 17%
Very Small (1,000 - 4,999) 3,713 38%
Limited Production (< 1,000) 4,105 42%
Total U.S. Wineries 9,762 100%
 
U.S. Wineries - By Average Bottle Price
July 2018
source: Wines Vines Analytics
Average Bottle Price Winery Count %
$1 - $10.99 175 2%
$11 - $19.99 2,991 31%
$20 - $29.99 3,133 32%
$30 - $39.99 1,451 15%
$40 - $59.99 1,297 13%
$60 - $99.99 506 5%
$100 and over 209 2%
Total U.S. Wineries 9,762 100%
 
 
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