Delaware Tourism Tallies Another Record-Breaking Year in 2017

May 10th, 2019 |

The most recent Rockport study of the economic impact of tourism in Delaware estimates that the 9 million visitors who traveled to the state in 2017 contributed $3.4 billion to Gross State Product. The tourism industry generated $522 million in tax revenue in Fiscal Year 2017, and without tourism, each Delaware household would pay an additional $1,468 in taxes. Tourism is an economic engine for the state, and its 4th largest employer, generating 43,380 jobs in 2017. Learn More.