Facts and Statistics

Georgia's horse industry has a $2.5 billion impact on the Georgia economy every year

There are more than 74,000 horses in Georgia today with the breeding and care of all these horses generating more than $750 million dollars for the state yearly.

Georgia's temperate climate allows for year round out door training and are better for horses maintained outside.

Source: University of Georgia College of Agricultural & Environmental Science

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  • Each year in the U.S., 27 million people ride a horse.