333 S. Meridian, Puyallup, WA 98371 - 253-841-4321

City of Puyallup

Puyallup's Visitor Industry

Why Tourism Matters In Puyallup

Below are statistics for Puyallup visitor impact from Pierce County Travel Impact 2001-2011 by Dean Runyan Associates for the Tacoma Regional Convention and Visitor's Bureau

2011 Puyallup Travel Spending - $89.2 million
2011 Puyallup Travel Earnings -  $22.3 million

Percentage of the total travel spending generated in Pierce County - 10.1%

Direct jobs generated in Puyallup from the visitor industry in 2011 - 1,000

Puyallup Local Tax Receipt............................................$1.8 million
Puyallup State Tax Receipt.............................................$5 million
Total Puyallup Tax Receipt.............................................$6.8 million

2011 Washington local and state tax revenues - $1.8 billion
2011 Visitor spending in Washington - $16.4 billion
2011 State earnings from visitors - 44.5 billion

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