U.S. Local Advertising Forecast 2024


The U.S. Local Advertising Forecast 2024 provides an overview of paid U.S. local advertising spent by national, regional and SMB advertisers. The forecast includes a five-year nationwide overview of total U.S. ad spending for traditional and digital media while identifying total spend with and without political. It also reveals the spend of top business categories like Automobiles, Political, Legal and many more.

Purchase this 100+ page report to get a detailed understanding of the trends, growth, and opportunities in the local advertising marketplace. Included are over three dozen charts detailing ad spend by media and business verticals, 5-year projections, regional analysis, and much more. Option: Get expanded access to the U.S. Local Advertising Forecast in BIA ADVantage. Click here for details.

Forecast published October 2023.

The 2024 U.S. Local Advertising Forecast delivers a five-year nationwide overview of total U.S. spending in local markets and market-based advertising revenue estimates for top media. BIA Advisory Services defines local advertising as all advertising platforms that provide access to local audiences for national, regional and local marketers.

This forecast is a 100+ page slide deck that offers an objective and credible five-year market outlook, including insights and analysis on the key issues and trends impacting local advertising spend.

Companies use the U.S. Local Advertising Forecast to:

  • Obtain a reliable view of the ad spend in local media.
  • Understand the market outlook now and in five years.
  • Gain insights into the ad platforms that are growing in use by advertisers.
  • Drill into specific media (i.e., local television, radio, mobile, social, PC/Laptop CTV/ OTT, and OOH) to track activity and opportunities.
  • Identify growth and declines in ad spend by top business categories like Political, Auto, Retail, Legal and more.

Forecast Contents

  • Total U.S. ad spending nationally with and without Political advertising
  • Digital and traditional media share of wallet
  • Top 5 Media by spend
  • Top Competitors for Local Digital Ad Spend
  • Largest Markets by Dollar Growth and Year over Year Percent Increase
  • Regional Analysis
  • Share of Wallet across media for 2024
  • Local Video (i.e. Local Broadcast TV, Local Cable, Local Digital TV, and Local OTT) Ad Revenue
  • Local Broadcast TV and Local Radio Ad Spend
  • Local Newspaper, Social, Mobile, OOH, and PC/Laptop Ad Spend and Trends
  • Detailed OTT Spend and Analysis
  • Vertical Category Analysis: Top Spenders and Growth Vertical

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