Irvine offers cycling enthusiasts 44.5 miles of off-road bicycle trails and 282 miles of on-road bicycle lanes.More

Visitor Statistics & Economic Impact

The visitor industry plays an influential role in shaping Irvine's economy, attracting more than one million domestic and international travelers annually for business and leisure.

In 2015, visitors spent $589 million on accommodations, dining, arts, entertainment, recreation, shopping and transportation, this is an increase of 20.8 percent over 2014.

Tourism industry spending supports approximately 5,790 jobs in Irvine and is responsible for adding $209 million in wages.

In addition, the tourism industry contributes $33 million in local and state taxes.

As the extensive economic power of Orange County's tourism industry continues to grow, Destination Irvine helps the Irvine community prosper through its destination marketing efforts.

 

Source: Irvine Visitor Impact Report, Calendar Year 2015, a tourism economic impact study conducted by Dean Runyan Associates.


Click here for National Travel Facts courtesy of U.S. Travel Association

 

 

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