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Where is Sports Betting Legal in the US?

State-by-State Betting Status
Sports betting legal or coming soon
Sports betting not yet legal

States With Legal Sports Betting

Sports fans in these states can legally bet online and/or in person at a retail sportsbook.

Arizona

Legal Since: August 2021
Online Betting: Yes
In-Person Betting: Yes
Top Arizona Sportsbooks ➝

Colorado

Legal Since: May 2020
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
Top Colorado Sportsbooks ➝

Connecticut

Legal Since: October 2021
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
Top Connecticut Sportsbooks ➝

Illinois

Legal Since: March 2020
Online Betting: Yes
In-Person Betting: Yes
Top Illinois Sportsbooks ➝

Indiana

Legal Since: September 2019
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
Top Indiana Sportsbooks ➝

Iowa

Legal Since: August 2019
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
Top Iowa Sportsbooks ➝

Kansas

Legal Since: September 2022
Online Betting: Yes
In-Person Betting: Yes
Top Kansas Sportsbooks ➝

Louisiana

Legal Since: January 2022
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
Top Louisiana Sportsbooks ➝

Michigan

Legal Since: January 2021
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
Top Michigan Sportsbooks ➝

Mississippi

Legal Since: August 2018
Online Betting: Yes
In-Person Betting: Yes
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Nevada

Legal Since: January 1949
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
No Remote Registration

New Hampshire

Legal Since: January 2020
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
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New Jersey

Legal Since: June 2018
Online Betting: Yes
In-Person Betting: Yes
Top New Jersey Sportsbooks ➝

New York

Legal Since: January 2022
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
Top New York Sportsbooks ➝

North Carolina

Legal Since: July 2019
Online Betting: No
Retail Betting: Yes
North Carolina Sports Betting ➝

Oregon

Legal Since: October 2019
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
DraftKings is Lone Operator

Tennessee

Legal Since: November 2020
Online Betting: Yes
In-Person Betting: Yes
Top Tennessee Sportsbooks ➝

Virginia

Legal Since: January 2021
Online Betting: Yes
In-Person Betting: Yes
Top Virginia Sportsbooks ➝

West Virginia

Legal Since: September 2018
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
Top West Virginia Sportsbooks ➝

Wyoming

Legal Since: September 2021
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
Top Wyoming Sportsbooks ➝

States With Legal Sports Betting Coming Soon

These states have passed the necessary legislation and should offer legal betting in the coming months.

Arkansas

Projected Live: 2023
Online Betting: Yes
In-Person Betting: Yes
Arkansas Sports Betting ➝

Ohio

Projected Live: January 2023
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
Ohio Sports Betting ➝

Maryland

Legal Since: Early 2023
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
Top Wyoming Sportsbooks ➝

Maine

Projected Live: 2023
Online Betting: Yes
In-Person Betting: Yes
Arkansas Sports Betting ➝

Florida

Projected Live: 2023
Online Betting: Yes
Retail Betting: Yes
Ohio Sports Betting ➝
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