Los Angeles Business Journal

LAX Pumps $40 Billion Into SoCal Economy

Monday, August 20, 2012

Los Angeles International Airport supported more than 294,000 jobs in 2011 and added about $2.5 billion in taxes to the city, county and state, according to a new report from Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp. The Los Angeles Times reports that LAX helped pump $39.7 billion into the Southern California economy last year.