Fairplex is proud of the economic benefits its produces throughout the nation. For decades Fairplex has generated revenue, jobs and services to keep the economy thriving. The L.A. County Fair and Fairplex's year-round events create more than 6,000 full-time jobs across the country and results in approximately $194 million in personal income and more than $600 million in total spending nationally. As an independent non-profit organization, Fairplex receives no government funding for operation or maintenance of its facilities. Year-round events and businesses provide the funds necessary to support and enhance the operations that enable Fairplex to continually make vital economic contributions.