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Tourism Impact

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Tourism ALLEGHENY IN COUNTY Travel and tourism is one of the largest industries in Allegheny County and it s growing It s also one of the county s largest employers Residents making a living in tourism 43 800 jobs With additional hotels under construction and in development the number of jobs will continue to increase The U S Travel Association analyzed data collected by the U S Bureau of Labor Statistics and found that the average maximum salary for employees in the travel industry can be more financially rewarding than many other industries PITTSBURGH ACCOLADES The only U S city featured in the National Geographic Traveller UK list of Cool Cities to Visit in 2019 IMPACT OF Tourism IN ALLEGHENY COUNTY Named a Top Foodie City in the U S by Yelp One of Budget Travel s 10 Most Welcoming Cities in the U S As the official tourism promotion agency for Pittsburgh and Allegheny County VisitPITTSBURGH is dedicated to bringing business events sports events and leisure travelers from around the world to the Pittsburgh region MORE THAN 43 800 JOBS POSITIVE 120 Fifth Avenue Suite 2800 Pittsburgh PA 15222 1 800 359 0758 VisitPITTSBURGH com

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Tourism IS A MAJOR ECONOMIC DRIVER There are more than 12 6 million overnight stays in the Greater Pittsburgh region every year POSITIVE IMPACT OF Tourism 6 57 The travel and tourism industry generates revenue for vital county and state needs In fact state and local tax revenue generated by visitors to Allegheny County is estimated at 413 2 million Tourism BILLION In Allegheny County visitor spending 6 57 billion 29 TRANSPORTATION 21 FOOD AND BEVERAGE 21 RECREATION 16 RETAIL 13 6 57 BILLION IN VISITOR SPENDING 1 94 BILLION 1 36 BILLION 1 39 BILLION 1 03 BILLION LODGING 836 4 MILLION Source PA Department of Community Economic Development DCED Office of Marketing Tourism and Film Tourism Economics Economic Impact of Travel in 20 calendar year 2019 released Feb 2021 PAYS

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Tourism IS A MAJOR ECONOMIC DRIVER There are more than 12 6 million overnight stays in the Greater Pittsburgh region every year POSITIVE IMPACT OF Tourism 6 57 The travel and tourism industry generates revenue for vital county and state needs In fact state and local tax revenue generated by visitors to Allegheny County is estimated at 413 2 million Tourism BILLION In Allegheny County visitor spending 6 57 billion 29 TRANSPORTATION 21 FOOD AND BEVERAGE 21 RECREATION 16 RETAIL 13 6 57 BILLION IN VISITOR SPENDING 1 94 BILLION 1 36 BILLION 1 39 BILLION 1 03 BILLION LODGING 836 4 MILLION Source PA Department of Community Economic Development DCED Office of Marketing Tourism and Film Tourism Economics Economic Impact of Travel in 20 calendar year 2019 released Feb 2021 PAYS

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Tourism IS A MAJOR ECONOMIC DRIVER There are more than 12 6 million overnight stays in the Greater Pittsburgh region every year POSITIVE IMPACT OF Tourism 6 57 The travel and tourism industry generates revenue for vital county and state needs In fact state and local tax revenue generated by visitors to Allegheny County is estimated at 413 2 million Tourism BILLION In Allegheny County visitor spending 6 57 billion 29 TRANSPORTATION 21 FOOD AND BEVERAGE 21 RECREATION 16 RETAIL 13 6 57 BILLION IN VISITOR SPENDING 1 94 BILLION 1 36 BILLION 1 39 BILLION 1 03 BILLION LODGING 836 4 MILLION Source PA Department of Community Economic Development DCED Office of Marketing Tourism and Film Tourism Economics Economic Impact of Travel in 20 calendar year 2019 released Feb 2021 PAYS

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Tourism ALLEGHENY IN COUNTY Travel and tourism is one of the largest industries in Allegheny County and it s growing It s also one of the county s largest employers Residents making a living in tourism 43 800 jobs With additional hotels under construction and in development the number of jobs will continue to increase The U S Travel Association analyzed data collected by the U S Bureau of Labor Statistics and found that the average maximum salary for employees in the travel industry can be more financially rewarding than many other industries PITTSBURGH ACCOLADES The only U S city featured in the National Geographic Traveller UK list of Cool Cities to Visit in 2019 IMPACT OF Tourism IN ALLEGHENY COUNTY Named a Top Foodie City in the U S by Yelp One of Budget Travel s 10 Most Welcoming Cities in the U S As the official tourism promotion agency for Pittsburgh and Allegheny County VisitPITTSBURGH is dedicated to bringing business events sports events and leisure travelers from around the world to the Pittsburgh region MORE THAN 43 800 JOBS POSITIVE 120 Fifth Avenue Suite 2800 Pittsburgh PA 15222 1 800 359 0758 VisitPITTSBURGH com

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Tourism ALLEGHENY IN COUNTY Travel and tourism is one of the largest industries in Allegheny County and it s growing It s also one of the county s largest employers Residents making a living in tourism 43 800 jobs With additional hotels under construction and in development the number of jobs will continue to increase The U S Travel Association analyzed data collected by the U S Bureau of Labor Statistics and found that the average maximum salary for employees in the travel industry can be more financially rewarding than many other industries PITTSBURGH ACCOLADES The only U S city featured in the National Geographic Traveller UK list of Cool Cities to Visit in 2019 IMPACT OF Tourism IN ALLEGHENY COUNTY Named a Top Foodie City in the U S by Yelp One of Budget Travel s 10 Most Welcoming Cities in the U S As the official tourism promotion agency for Pittsburgh and Allegheny County VisitPITTSBURGH is dedicated to bringing business events sports events and leisure travelers from around the world to the Pittsburgh region MORE THAN 43 800 JOBS POSITIVE 120 Fifth Avenue Suite 2800 Pittsburgh PA 15222 1 800 359 0758 VisitPITTSBURGH com