Licensing fees and taxes are much higher in PA than NJ, so we aren’t expecting so many sports betting sites.
There are 11 online sportsbooks live in PA. This is the current list.
Sugarhouse was first online, and now Fanduel Sportsbook, BetRivers, Parx, Caesars and Fox Bet are taking online sports betting wagers in PA long with Unibet and Draftkings . Others expected to arrive soon are BetMGM and Golden Nugget.
Betting online in PA is similar to betting in NJ. You don’t have to install an app. You don’t need to visit any land-based operations Pennsylvania. So as long as you are within the state boundaries of PA and over the legal age, you can visit one of the legal online sportsbooks there, sign up, deposit and start wagering. Fantastic! In fact you can sign up and deposit from anywhere in the US, you just need to be within the Pennsylvania state boundaries to place your wagers.