High Point
Market

Economic
Impact

$6.73

Billion

Every Year*

North Carolina’s largest economic event, every April and October High Point Market...

Attracts more than

75,000

attendees

Brings in more than

40,000

retailers & designers

...from all

50

states and
around the
world

Showcases more than

2,000

exhibitors in every
home furnishings
category and style

Fills more than

50,000

hotel rooms

Is covered
by more than

5,000

trade & consumer
media outlets

Vital to the health of our state’s economy, Market...

Supports

42,427

Total Jobs

Supports

25,014

Direct Jobs

Generates

$202 million

in state and local tax revenue - a

6,800%

return on investment for North Carolina’s citizens in tax revenue alone

In total annual economic impact, High Point Market is greater than

Super Bowls
NCAA Final Four Weekends
World Series Home Games

*Duke University Global Value Chains Center: Economic Impact Analysis of the International Home Furnishings Market in High Point, NC, 2018

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