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Greater Fort Lauderdale describes all of Broward County, totaling 1,220 square miles (766,016 acres) and 31 municipalities, including Coral Springs, Dania Beach, Davie, Deerfield Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Hallandale Beach, Hollywood, Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, Plantation, Pompano Beach, Sunrise, Tamarac, Weston, West Park and Wilton Manors.

14.3 million

TOTAL 2014 VISITORS
(includes international and domestic)

3.3 million

INTERNATIONAL VISITORS
Canadian Visitors: 1,208,000
Latin American Visitors: 929,000
European Visitors: 419,000
Scandinavian Visitors: 256,000
United Kingdom Visitors: 207,000
Other Foreign Visitors: 295,000

$11.43 billion

TOTAL 2014 VISITOR EXPENDITURES
Domestic: $8,776,765,000
International: $2,651,235,000

$53,435,436

2014 TOURISM GENERATED TAX REVENUES derived from
5% bed tax collected by area hotels

77.8%

AVERAGE HOTEL OCCUPANCY

$126.94

AVERAGE DAILY ROOM RATE

34,017

HOTEL/MOTEL RENTAL UNITS IN 563 HOTELS

24,648,306

TOTAL AIR PASSENGER ARRIVALS/DEPARTURES AT FORT LAUDERDALE/HOLLYWOOD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

627

DAILY AIRLINE ARRIVALS/DEPARTURES

33

SCHEDULED AIRLINES

600,000 sq. ft.

CONVENTION CENTER MEETING/EXHIBIT SPACE

44

CRUISE SHIPS SAILING FROM PORT EVERGLADES

4.1 million

CRUISE SHIP EMBARKATIONS / DEBARKATIONS

23

MILES OF BEACH

1.8 million

BROWARD COUNTY POPULATION

4,122

RESTAURANTS

132

NIGHTCLUBS

63

GOLF COURSES

580

TENNIS COURTS

12

MAJOR MALLS

4

PARI-MUTUELS

16

MUSEUMS

3,000

HOURS OF ANNUAL SUNSHINE

77 degrees F

AVERAGE YEAR-ROUND TEMPERATURE

300

MILES OF INLAND WATERWAYS

123

BRIDGES

69

MILES OF LIVE CORAL REEF

81

ARTIFICIAL REEFS

18

MAJOR SHIPWRECKS

45,000

RESIDENT YACHTS

100

MARINAS / BOATYARDS

400

SALTWATER FISH SPECIES

200

FRESHWATER FISH SPECIES

288

PARKS

60,956

FEET OF NATURE TRAILS / BOARDWALKS

5

PARKLAND CAMPGROUNDS

278

PARKLAND CAMP SITES

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