Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Revenue for the Shooting Ranges industry has fallen due to poor economic conditions over the past five years. Rising competition and waning demand have also caused industry profitability to drop. Also, due to a number of recent tragedies involving firearms, the government may enforce stricter gun control laws, hurting demand.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The Shooting Ranges industry is highly fragmented. The establishment, employment and revenue distribution is typically highly correlated with the US population. Additionally, there are several types of shooting ranges that cater to different classes of firearms and meet various needs; therefore they are located in different areas. Indoor facilities are usually in urban areas while outdoor ranges are typically located in less-populated areas. These indoor facilities can be relatively small and outdoor ranges can cover many acres.
A major determinant of shooting range location is gun legislation, which varies state by state... purchase to read more