California Craft Beer Sales Statistics, 2018

Craft beer sales and production by state, breweries per capita, economic impact* of craft breweries and other statistics as gathered and maintained by the Brewers Association.

*Economic impact data is from 2017

841 Craft Breweries (Ranks 1st)
2.9 Breweries per Capita* (Ranks 28th) *per 100,000 21+ Adults
dollar-signEconomic Impact
7,345 Million Economic Impact (Ranks 1st) 262.73 Impact per Capita (Ranks 27th)
dollar-signProduction 3,421,295Barrels of Craft Beer Produced per Year (Ranks 2nd) 3.6 Gallons per 21+ Adult (Ranks 16th)
Number of Craft Breweries Operating Per Year