Attendance Project: Arenaball

All-time attendance figures for the Arena Football League, which began play in 1987 and has played every year since with the exception of 2009. Thanks to the always-excellent ArenaFan.com for some numbers; others have come from team and league media guides and other web resources.

2012
Team G Total Avg.
Orlando Predators 9 113,690 12,632
Jacksonville Sharks 10 102,496 10,250
Philadelphia Soul 9 91,419 10,158
San Jose SaberCats 9 91,141 10,127
Tampa Bay Storm 9 88,183 9,798
Spokane Shock 9 82,984 9,220
Utah Blaze 9 79,566 8,841
Iowa Barnstormers 9 77,077 8,564
Arizona Rattlers 9 70,544 7,838
San Antonio Talons 9 67,953 7,550
Chicago Rush 9 61,971 6,886
Cleveland Gladiators 8 49,838 6,230
New Orleans VooDoo 9 55,021 6,113
Pittsburgh Power 9 46,469 5,163
Milwaukee Mustangs 8 40,598 5,075
Georgia Force 9 38,815 4,313
Kansas City Command 9 38,730 4,303
AFL TOTAL 152 1,196,495 7,872
 
2011
Team G Total Avg.
Orlando Predators 9 114,312 12,701
Tampa Bay Storm 9 97,002 10,778
Spokane Shock 9 92,497 10,277
Philadelphia Soul 9 88,220 9,802
San Jose Sabercats 9 84,963 9,440
Jacksonville Sharks 9 84,614 9,402
Pittsburgh Power 9 82,774 9,197
Arizona Rattlers 9 80,451 8,939
Iowa Barnstormers 9 79,803 8,867
Utah Blaze 9 78,365 8,707
Chicago Rush 9 77,935 8,659
Dallas Vigilantes 9 76,669 8,519
New Orleans VooDoo 9 73,377 8,153
Cleveland Gladiators 9 58,568 6,508
Tulsa Talons 9 48,815 5,424
Georgia Force 9 41,925 4,658
Kansas City Command 9 39,185 4,354
Milwaukee Mustangs 9 35,583 3,954
AFL TOTAL 162 1,335,058 8,241
 
2010
Team G Total Avg.
Tampa Bay Storm 8 121,896 15,237
Orlando Predators 8 89,637 11,205
Jacksonville Sharks 8 88,984 11,123
Arizona Rattlers 8 86,380 10,798
Spokane Shock 8 82,509 10,314
Iowa Barnstormers 8 75,506 9,438
Cleveland Gladiators 8 70,627 8,828
Chicago Rush 8 65,780 8,223
Tulsa Talons 8 52,651 6,581
Dallas Vigilantes 8 45,489 5,686
Milwaukee Iron 8 43,865 5,483
Oklahoma City 8 43,524 5,441
Utah Blaze 8 40,149 5,019
Alabama Vipers 8 37,573 4,697
Bossier-Shreveport Battle Wings 8 31,737 3,967
AFL TOTAL 120 976,307 8,136
 
2009
Team G Total Avg.
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2008
Team G Total Avg.
Tampa Bay Storm 8 134,347 16,793
Philadelphia Soul 8 131,817 16,477
Chicago Rush 8 126,994 15,874
Utah Blaze 8 116,108 14,514
New Orleans VooDoo 8 114,574 14,322
Cleveland Gladiators 8 112,255 14,032
Columbus Destroyers 8 111,142 13,893
Los Angeles Avengers 8 108,720 13,590
San Jose SaberCats 8 103,949 12,994
Kansas City Brigade 8 102,624 12,828
Orlando Predators 8 100,159 12,520
Dallas Desperados 8 97,230 12,154
Colorado Crush 8 95,278 11,910
Arizona Rattlers 8 94,637 11,830
Georgia Force 8 82,333 10,292
New York Dragons 8 72,580 9,073
Grand Rapids Rampage 8 57,516 7,190
AFL TOTAL 136 1,762,263 12,958
 
2007
Team G Total Avg.
New Orleans VooDoo 8 133,162 16,645
Philadelphia Soul 8 126,735 15,842
Tampa Bay Storm 8 126,306 15,788
Chicago Rush 8 124,878 15,610
Colorado Crush 8 120,392 15,049
Utah Blaze 8 114,314 14,289
Columbus Destroyers 8 112,355 14,044
Orlando Predators 8 109,014 13,627
San Jose SaberCats 8 106,225 13,278
Los Angeles Avengers 8 105,954 13,244
Dallas Desperados 8 104,038 13,005
Austin Wranglers 8 98,834 12,354
Kansas City Brigade 8 95,152 11,894
Georgia Force 8 90,955 11,369
Arizona Rattlers 8 80,619 10,077
New York Dragons 8 75,516 9,440
Nashville Kats 8 63,694 7,962
Grand Rapids Rampage 8 52,392 6,549
Las Vegas Gladiators 8 43,064 5,383
AFL TOTAL 152 1,883,599 12,392
 
2006
Team G Total Avg.
Utah Blaze 8 123,985 15,498
Philadelphia Soul 8 123,708 15,464
Kansas City Brigade 8 121,875 15,234
Colorado Crush 8 120,074 15,009
Tampa Bay Storm 8 118,566 14,821
Chicago Rush 8 115,482 14,435
Orlando Predators 8 111,265 13,908
San Jose SaberCats 8 103,134 12,892
Georgia Force 8 101,205 12,651
Dallas Desperados 8 99,228 12,404
Columbus Destroyers 8 96,656 12,082
Los Angeles Avengers 8 90,491 11,311
New York Dragons 8 88,441 11,055
Arizona Rattlers 8 81,535 10,192
Las Vegas Gladiators 8 80,920 10,115
Austin Wranglers 8 80,780 10,098
Nashville Kats 8 77,130 9,641
Grand Rapids Rampage 8 48,029 6,004
AFL TOTAL 144 1,782,504 12,379
 
2005
Team G Total Avg.
Philadelphia Soul 8 128,968 16,121
Tampa Bay Storm 8 124,150 15,519
New Orleans VooDoo 8 122,704 15,338
Columbus Destroyers 8 121,835 15,229
Chicago Rush 8 115,667 14,458
San Jose SaberCats 8 109,752 13,719
Colorado Crush 8 108,033 13,504
Orlando Predators 8 106,618 13,327
Georgia Force 8 101,712 12,714
Austin Wranglers 8 98,473 12,309
Dallas Desperados 8 97,498 12,187
Los Angeles Avengers 8 97,323 12,165
New York Dragons 8 95,382 11,923
Arizona Rattlers 8 91,615 11,452
Nashville Kats 8 89,377 11,172
Las Vegas Gladiators 8 75,806 9,476
Grand Rapids Rampage 8 59,924 7,491
AFL TOTAL 136 1,744,837 12,830
 
2004
Team G Total Avg.
Philadelphia Soul 8 134,815 16,851
Columbus Destroyers 8 130,290 16,286
New Orleans VooDoo 8 121,923 15,240
Colorado Crush 8 121,871 15,233
Tampa Bay Storm 8 114,786 14,348
Chicago Rush 8 112,686 14,085
San Jose SaberCats 8 105,108 13,138
Orlando Predators 8 104,689 13,086
Arizona Rattlers 8 104,005 13,000
Los Angeles Avengers 8 100,723 12,590
Austin Wranglers 8 89,120 11,140
Indiana Firebirds 8 86,988 10,873
New York Dragons 8 84,246 10,530
Las Vegas Gladiators 8 81,043 10,130
Dallas Desperados 8 80,372 10,046
Georgia Force 8 73,280 9,160
Detroit Fury 8 66,570 8,321
Grand Rapids Rampage 8 59,753 7,469
Carolina Cobras 8 54,635 6,829
AFL TOTAL 152 1,826,903 12,019
 
2003
Team G Total Avg.
Colorado Crush 8 139,418 17,427
Chicago Rush 8 111,181 13,897
San Jose SaberCats 8 108,257 13,532
Los Angeles Avengers 8 105,756 13,219
Arizona Rattlers 8 104,225 13,028
Dallas Desperados 8 103,591 12,948
Tampa Bay Storm 8 99,696 12,462
Orlando Predators 8 97,662 12,207
Indiana Firebirds 8 92,986 11,623
New York Dragons 8 83,700 10,462
Las Vegas Gladiators 8 78,329 9,791
Grand Rapids Rampage 8 77,398 9,674
Georgia Force 8 73,010 9,126
Detroit Fury 8 67,915 8,489
Buffalo Destroyers 8 60,978 7,622
Carolina Cobras 8 54,743 6,842
AFL TOTAL 128 1,458,845 11,397
 
2002
Team G Total Avg.
Dallas Desperados 7 95,220 13,602
Arizona Rattlers 7 95,202 13,600
San Jose SaberCats 7 94,452 13,493
Tampa Bay Storm 7 87,235 12,462
Los Angeles Avengers 7 86,787 12,398
Orlando Predators 7 86,160 12,308
Indiana Firebirds 7 70,603 10,086
Grand Rapids Rampage 7 69,341 9,905
Carolina Cobras 7 65,920 9,417
Chicago Rush 7 65,018 9,288
New York Dragons 7 63,982 9,140
Buffalo Destroyers 7 50,957 7,279
Georgia Force 7 49,489 7,069
Toronto Phantoms 7 48,824 6,974
Detroit Fury 7 46,525 6,646
New Jersey Gladiators 7 39,591 5,655
AFL TOTAL 112 1,115,306 9,958
 
2001
Team G Total Avg.
San Jose SaberCats 7 99,067 14,152
Tampa Bay Storm 8 111,659 13,957
Arizona Rattlers 7 89,266 12,752
Orlando Predators 7 87,475 12,496
Carolina Cobras 7 83,548 11,935
Indiana Firebirds 7 77,026 11,003
Nashville Kats 7 75,109 10,729
Milwaukee Mustangs 7 70,966 10,138
New York Dragons 7 66,854 9,550
Detroit Fury 7 63,565 9,080
Grand Rapids Rampage 7 59,895 8,556
Chicago Rush 7 59,323 8,474
Oklahoma Wranglers 7 56,229 8,032
Buffalo Destroyers 7 56,188 8,026
Los Angeles Avengers 7 53,567 7,652
Toronto Phantoms 7 48,448 6,921
Houston Thunderbears 6 24,078 4,013
New Jersey Gladiators 7 23,185 3,312
Florida Bobcats 7 16,569 2,367
AFL TOTAL 133 1,222,017 9,188
 
2000
Team G Total Avg.
Arizona Rattlers 7 98,155 14,022
San Jose SaberCats 7 95,537 13,648
Carolina Cobras 7 92,629 13,232
Milwaukee Mustangs 7 91,558 13,079
Orlando Predators 7 85,040 12,148
Tampa Bay Storm 7 83,383 11,911
Nashville Kats 7 83,271 11,895
Los Angeles Avengers 7 77,226 11,032
Iowa Barnstormers 7 71,616 10,230
Oklahoma Wranglers 7 70,470 10,067
Albany Firebirds 7 70,344 10,049
Grand Rapids Rampage 7 58,971 8,424
Buffalo Destroyers 7 49,337 7,048
New England Sea Wolves 7 42,900 6,128
New Jersey Red Dogs 7 30,893 4,413
Houston Thunderbears 7 23,776 3,396
Florida Bobcats 7 19,498 2,785
AFL TOTAL 119 1,144,604 9,618
 
1999
Team G Total Avg.
Arizona Rattlers 7 104,639 14,948
Milwaukee Mustangs 7 99,369 14,195
San Jose SaberCats 7 98,246 14,035
Orlando Predators 7 97,243 13,891
Nashville Kats 7 89,528 12,789
Buffalo Destroyers 7 84,095 12,013
Tampa Bay Storm 7 74,867 10,695
Albany Firebirds 7 74,771 10,681
Iowa Barnstormers 7 70,755 10,107
Grand Rapids Rampage 7 63,242 9,034
New England Sea Wolves 7 52,003 7,429
Portland Forest Dragons 7 50,259 7,179
Florida Bobcats 7 35,830 5,118
New Jersey Red Dogs 7 35,463 5,066
Houston Thunderbears 7 21,159 3,022
AFL TOTAL 105 1,051,469 10,013
 
1998
Team G Total Avg.
Arizona Rattlers 7 110,498 15,785
Orlando Predators 7 103,470 14,781
Milwaukee Mustangs 7 102,645 14,663
San Jose SaberCats 7 100,811 14,401
Nashville Kats 7 87,600 12,514
Tampa Bay Storm 7 79,724 11,389
Albany Firebirds 7 74,409 10,629
Portland Forest Dragons 7 70,318 10,045
Grand Rapids Rampage 7 67,666 9,666
New Jersey Red Dogs 8 77,299 9,662
Iowa Barnstormers 7 64,744 9,249
New York CityHawks 7 46,640 6,662
Houston Thunderbears 7 32,883 4,697
Florida Bobcats 6 19,514 3,252
AFL TOTAL 98 1,038,221 10,594
 
1997
Team G Total Avg.
Arizona Rattlers 7 111,858 15,979
Milwaukee Mustangs 7 106,868 15,266
Orlando Predators 7 102,528 14,646
San Jose SaberCats 7 101,631 14,518
Nashville Kats 7 85,984 12,283
Tampa Bay Storm 8 96,058 12,007
New Jersey Red Dogs 7 77,307 11,043
Albany Firebirds 7 75,785 10,826
Iowa Barnstormers 8 85,232 10,654
Portland Forest Dragons 7 66,622 9,517
Anaheim Piranhas 7 63,643 9,091
New York CityHawks 7 44,609 6,372
Florida Bobcats 5 23,618 4,723
Texas Terror 7 29,928 4,275
AFL TOTAL 98 1,071,671 10,935
 
1996
Team G Total Avg.
Milwaukee Mustangs 7 108,970 15,567
Orlando Predators 7 108,973 15,567
Arizona Rattlers 7 107,743 15,391
San Jose SaberCats 7 106,275 15,182
Tampa Bay Storm 7 104,307 14,901
Anaheim Piranhas 7 92,577 13,225
Albany Firebirds 7 83,061 11,865
Iowa Barnstormers 7 78,866 11,266
Texas Terror 7 63,040 9,005
Minnesota Fighting Pike 7 62,258 8,894
Connecticut Coyotes 7 54,933 7,847
St. Louis Stampede 7 49,229 7,032
Charlotte Rage 7 47,958 6,851
Memphis Pharoahs 7 35,995 5,142
Florida Bobcats 7 28,487 4,069
AFL TOTAL 105 1,132,672 10,787
 
1995
Team G Total Avg.
Orlando Predators 6 93,828 15,638
Arizona Rattlers 6 92,576 15,429
Tampa Bay Storm 6 89,651 14,941
Milwaukee Mustangs 6 84,850 14,141
San Jose SaberCats 6 84,652 14,108
Albany Firebirds 6 73,440 12,240
Iowa Barnstormers 6 66,129 11,021
St. Louis Stampede 6 65,217 10,869
Memphis Pharoahs 6 64,332 10,722
Charlotte Rage 6 48,671 8,111
Connecticut Coyotes 6 47,118 7,853
Miami Hooters 6 37,559 6,259
Las Vegas Sting 6 30,318 5,053
AFL TOTAL 78 878,341 11,260
 
1994
Team G Total Avg.
Tampa Bay Storm 6 109,268 18,211
Arizona Rattlers 7 105,360 15,051
Milwaukee Mustangs 6 85,389 14,231
Orlando Predators 6 84,102 14,017
Albany Firebirds 6 74,106 12,351
Charlotte Rage 6 59,853 9,975
Miami Hooters 6 51,776 8,629
Massachusetts Marauders 5 37,372 7,474
Las Vegas Sting 6 38,482 6,413
Cleveland Thunderbolts 6 34,160 5,693
Fort Worth Cavalry 6 29,508 4,918
AFL TOTAL 66 709,376 10,748
 
1993
Team G Total Avg.
Tampa Bay Storm 6 122,814 20,469
Arizona Rattlers 6 93,030 15,505
Detroit Drive 6 88,565 14,760
Orlando Predators 6 82,080 13,680
Albany Firebirds 6 71,332 11,888
Miami Hooters 6 54,105 9,017
Dallas Texans 6 50,578 8,429
Charlotte Rage 6 44,301 7,383
Cincinnati Rockers 6 43,393 7,232
Cleveland Thunderbolts 6 41,649 6,941
AFL TOTAL 60 691,847 11,530
 
1992
Team G Total Avg.
Tampa Bay Storm 5 100,462 20,092
Arizona Rattlers 5 77,525 15,505
Detroit Drive 5 73,433 14,686
Cincinnati Rockers 5 68,414 13,682
Charlotte Rage 5 66,240 13,248
Albany Firebirds 5 62,907 12,581
Orlando Predators 5 60,988 12,197
San Antonio Force 5 60,077 12,015
Cleveland Thunderbolts 5 50,522 10,104
New Orleans Night 5 47,398 9,479
Sacramento Attack 5 36,761 7,352
Dallas Texans 5 31,359 6,271
AFL TOTAL 60 736,086 12,268
 
1991
Team G Total Avg.
Tampa Bay Storm 5 85,470 17,094
Detroit Drive 5 77,776 15,555
Orlando Predators 5 60,961 12,192
Albany Firebirds 5 55,029 11,005
New Orleans Night 5 41,037 8,207
Dallas Texans 5 38,982 7,796
Denver Dynamite 5 31,035 6,207
Columbus Thunderbolts 5 19,740 3,948
AFL TOTAL 40 410,030 10,250
 
1990
Team G Total Avg.
Detroit Drive 4 52,484 13,121
Dallas Texans 4 49,655 12,413
Albany Firebirds 4 40,607 10,151
Denver Dynamite 4 36,314 9,078
Pittsburgh Gladiators 4 21,156 5,289
Washington Commandos 4 13,387 3,346
AFL TOTAL 24 213,603 8,900
 
1989
Team G Total Avg.
Denver Dynamite 2 13,691 6,845
Detroit Drive 1 6,834 6,834
Chicago Bruisers 1 6,622 6,622
Pittsburgh Gladiators 3 14,967 4,989
Maryland Commandos 3 14,945 4,981
AFL TOTAL 10 57,059 5,705
 
1988
Team G Total Avg.
Detroit Drive 6 84,573 14,095
Chicago Bruisers 6 48,026 8,004
Pittsburgh Gladiators 6 48,005 8,000
New York Knights 6 46,565 7,760
Los Angeles Cobras 6 45,043 7,507
New England Steamrollers 6 34,244 5,707
AFL TOTAL 36 306,456 8,512
 
1987
Team G Total Avg.
Pittsburgh Gladiators 3 38,568 12,856
Denver Dynamite 3 36,295 12,098
Washington Commandos 3 34,575 11,525
Chicago Bruisers 3 25,909 8,636
AFL TOTAL 12 135,347 11,278