Despite an ever-changing casino landscape in the state, the number of Southern California casinos tends to hang relatively close to the total from the northern half of the state. As of January 2024, there are 68 casinos in California, 37 of which are in SoCal.
In this piece, we’ll list all land-based Southern California casinos, discuss their legal status, highlight what games are available, and provide some other key information to know before you plan your next gambling trip.
Are there legal land-based casinos in Southern California?
Yes, there are legal land-based casinos in Southern California. The state’s casinos are all run by Native American tribes, operating under the jurisdiction of both the National Indian Gaming Commission and the California Gambling Control Commission (CGCC). There are no legal online casinos in California, as the gambling type has not been legalized yet.
List of all casinos in Southern California
There are roughly 37 casinos in Southern California, and below, you’ll find a full list of them all, along with their respective addresses. We say “roughly” because casinos may temporarily shut down to renovate their facilities, new casinos may open, and others still may close their doors permanently. As of January 2024, this is the list of all casinos in SoCal.