By: WCTV Eyewitness News
May 4, 2016
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — It’s a first for Leon County. The county surpassed $1 billion in tourism in 2015.
This week, the county is celebrating as part of National Travel and Tourism week.
The numbers include more than $1 billion in economic impact and more than 11,000 jobs added last year.
The county says it’s also received more than 2.4 million visitors from 47 states and 36 countries.
Officials say the increase of promotional efforts and adding more local events helped to put Leon County over the mark.
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