Stories of Success...

  ...in the southeast. The diverse stories of success that tourism is driving in communities large and small across our region. These stories present a mosaic of tourism that is as diverse and distinctive as America itself.

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Publication includes details by
all U.S. Congressional Districts

Travel & Tourism Spending in the Southeast $232,200,000,000
Travel & Tourism direct payroll in the Southeast $56,300,000,000
Travel & Tourism Tax Receipts in the Southeast $34,100,000,000
Direct Travel & Tourism Jobs in the Southeast 2,200,000

Read the Story, Learn the Impact

Lake Charles, LA AL Mountain Lakes
Pigeon Forge, TN Virginia Beach, VA
DeKalb, GA Montgomery, AL
Paducah, KY Fayetteville, AR
Myrtle Beach, SC Cabell-Huntington, WV
Dothan Area, AL Greater Gadsden, AL
NativeAmerica.travel AIANTA-DVWGCN
Macon-Bibb Cty, GA  


   

At the community level, tourism is a vital tool for economic development, job creation, and community building. Each of these snapshots of impact adds up to a big picture of economic vitality and exceptional travel experiences. Tourism Works! is an effort to document and compile the diverse stories of success that tourism is driving in communities large and small across the country. Select a state below to download a PDF report.

Summary of Travel Economic Impact 2015 - Domestic and International: