Number of Breweries

Historical U.S. Brewery Count

Historical Brewery Count

U.S. Brewery Count by Category

Historical Brewery Count

U.S. Brewery Count

2012 2013 % Change
CRAFT 2,401 2,768  + 15.3%
Regional Craft Breweries 97 119  + 22.6%
Microbreweries 1,149 1,412  + 22.8%
Brewpubs 1,155 1,237  + 7.1%
LARGE NON-CRAFT 23 23   no change
OTHER NON-CRAFT 32 31  – 3.1%

Total U.S. Breweries

2,456

2,822

+ 14.9%

Brewpub Openings and Closings

Micro Openings and Closings