Chattanooga Tourism Reports and Research

Visitors Economic Impact

  • Total Annual Visitors: 15.6 Million

  • Direct Visitor Spending: $1.1 Billion

  • Tourism Jobs in Hamilton County: 8,840

  • Tax Saved: Each household pays $660 less in local and state taxes

  • Taxes Created: $90 Million in state and local taxes

  • Portion for Our Schools: $12.5 Million

Source: Tennessee Department of Tourist Development


2020-2022 Culture, Heritage, and Arts (CHA) Tourism Strategy

CHA Tourism Strategy

2019-2021 Strategic Plan

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Chattanooga Area Convention & Visitors Bureau 2018 Tourism Report

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2017 Reports

2017 LongWoods Research Summary with Key Findings

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Chattanooga Area Convention & Visitors Bureau 2017 Annual Report

2017 Chattanooga CVB Annual Report