Tourism Facts & Figures

Tourism Facts & Employment

Economic Impact of Tourism in Cayuga County
(source: Tourism Economics report provided by I Love NY, 2019)

Tourism Direct Sales, 2018

Total Tourism Direct Sales $104.69 million
Lodging $30.69 million
Recreation   $3.87 million
Food & Beverage $24.11 million
Retail & Service Stations $15.58 million
Transportation $13.1 million
Second Homes $17.34 million

Tourism Employment, 2018

Direct 1,079
Total (Direct, Indirect, Induced) 1,534

Tourism-Generated Taxes, 2018  

Local Taxes $6.93 million
State Taxes $5.71 million
Total $12.64 million

Tourism provides $402 in tax relief per Cayuga County household. 


2020 State of Tourism Address

Sponsored by Cayuga County Chamber of Commerce. View the video here with Andrea Seamans, Cayuga County Convention and Visitors Bureau Chair of the Board, Karen Kuhl, CCCVB Executive Director, and Nicole Mahoney of Break the Ice Media.