Updated September 23, 2019

Top 10 Tourism Economies in Virginia  - 9th of 133

$619 Million in 2018 (Source: VTC/US Travel 2018)

Annual Tourism Generated Tax Receipts – State/Local

More than $36M annually (Source: VTC/US Travel 2018)

Total Visitors to Attractions

8 Million (Reported by attractions in 2018)

Total employment supported by Tourism

More than 6,662 jobs (Source: VTC/US Travel 2018)

Annual Tax Savings per PWC household from Tourism:

$240.11 (150,444 households / tourism generated tax)

Parks & Open Space: 

38 Square Miles of Public Green Space (most in Metro DC); 
More than 155 miles of trails
Most Public Green Space in the DC Metro Area

Total Operating Lodging Properties: 45

Total Hotels I-95 Corridor: 26                     

Total Hotels I-66 Corridor: 19

Total # of Rooms:  4,594

Average Hotel Occupancy: 68% (FY19)

Revenue Per Available Room: $59.88 (FY19)

Average Daily Rate: $88.56 (FY19)

Generated Lodging Tax: $4.36M (FY19)