OVERSEAS* VISITORS TO SELECT U.S. CITIES/HAWAIIAN ISLANDS 2003-2002

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U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Travel and Tourism Industries
OVERSEAS* VISITORS TO SELECT U.S. CITIES/HAWAIIAN ISLANDS 2003-2002
2003 Rank STATE/TERRITORY VISITATION** 2003 MARKET SHARE 2003 VISITATION (000) 2002 MARKET SHARE 2002 VISITATION (000) 2003/2002 % CHANGE
1 New York City 22.1% 3,984 22.2% 4,244 -6%
2 Los Angeles 11.8% 2,127 11.8% 2,256 -6%
3 Miami 11.5% 2,073 11.5% 2,198 -6%
4 Orlando 9.8% 1,767 9.8% 1,873 -6%
5 San Francisco 9.4% 1,694 8.6% 1,644 3%
6 Honolulu 9.0% 1,622 8.3% 1,587 2%
7 Las Vegas 7.2% 1,298 6.4% 1,223 6%
8 Washington, DC 4.8% 865 5.4% 1,032 -16%
9 Chicago 4.3% 775 5.3% 1,013 -23%
10 Boston 4.2% 757 4.3% 822 -8%
11 San Diego 2.4% 433 2.3% 440 -2%
12 Houston 2.2% 397 1.9% 363 9%
12 Philadelphia 2.2% 397 2.2% 421 -6%
14 Atlanta 2.1% 379 2.8% 535 -29%
15 Ft. Lauderdale 1.9% 342 1.5% 287 19%
16 San Jose 1.8% 324 1.8% 344 -6%
16 Tampa/St. Petersburg 1.8% 324 1.9% 363 -11%
18 Dallas/Ft. Worth 1.7% 306 1.7% 325 -6%
18 Seattle 1.7% 306 1.6% 306 0%
20 Anaheim 1.6% 288 1.7% 325 -11%
21 Florida Keys 1.4% 252 1.1% 210 20%
22 Detroit 1.3% 234 1.3% 249 -6%
23 New Orleans 1.1% 198 1.2% 229 -14%
23 Newark 1.1% 198 0.9% 172 15%
23 Phoenix 1.1% 198 1.3% 249 -20%
26 Denver 1.0% 180 1.3% 249 -28%
26 Maui 1.0% 180 1.1% 210 -14%
28 Monterey 0.8% 144 0.6% 115 25%
28 Sacramento 0.8% 144 0.7% 134 7%
28 West Palm Beach 0.8% 144 0.8% 153 -6%
31 Ft. Myers 0.7% 126 0.6% 115 10%
31 Portland 0.7% 126 0.6% 115 10%
31 Riverside/San Bernadino 0.7% 126 0.8% 153 -18%
34 Baltimore 0.6% 108 0.7% 134 -19%
34 Buffalo 0.6% 108 0.8% 153 -29%
34 Oakland 0.6% 108 0.5% 96 13%
34 Pittsburgh 0.6% 108 0.5% 96 13%
34 Santa Barbara 0.6% 108 0.5% 96 13%
34 Sarasota 0.6% 108 0.6% 115 -6%
40 Cincinnati 0.5% 90 0.5% 96 -6%
40 Hawaii 0.5% 90 0.5% 96 -6%
40 Minn./St. Paul 0.5% 90 0.7% 134 -33%
40 Nassau, NY 0.5% 90 0.6% 115 -22%
40 Salt Lake City 0.5% 90 0.6% 115 -22%
40 San Antonio 0.5% 90 0.4% 76 18%
46 Austin 0.4% 72 0.4% 76 -5%
46 Charlotte 0.4% 72 0.4% 76 -5%
46 Cleveland 0.4% 72 0.3% 57 26%
46 Columbus, IN 0.4% 72 0.5% 96 -25%
46 Daytona Beach 0.4% 72 0.3% 57 26%
46 Indianapolis 0.4% 72 0.4% 76 -5%
46 Jacksonville 0.4% 72 0.3% 57 26%
46 Kauai 0.4% 72 ** ** **
46 Melbourne 0.4% 72 0.6% 115 -37%
46 Nashville 0.4% 72 0.4% 76 -5%
46 Raleigh-Durham, NC 0.4% 72 0.4% 76 -5%
46 St. Louis 0.4% 72 0.3% 57 26%
58 Tucson 0.3% 54 0.3% 57 -5%
Atlantic City ** ** 0.4% 76 **
Memphis ** ** 0.3% 57 **
Albany ** ** 0.4% 76 **

* Excludes Canada and Mexico

** Some Destinations are not shown due to low sampling size of overseas visitors (i.e. less than 100 respondents 2002 & 2003)
For more information please contact the Office of Travel and Tourism Industries.

Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, ITA, Office of Travel and Tourism Industries

Release Date: April 2004