Tourism Booms Again

Tourism Booms Again

City Breaks Tourism Record Again With 52 Million Visitors in 2012


The city logged another record-breaking year for tourism in 2012, with 52 million visitors helping to create $55.3 billion in economic impact, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced on Monday.

The new record – made up of 41 million domestic and 11 million international visitors – reflected a 2.1 percent increase over 2011, achieved despite the impacts of Hurricane Sandy. Read More