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Visitors to Chatham County spent $38.6 million in 2019

Pittsboro, NC – Domestic visitors to and within Chatham County spent $38.6 million in 2019, an increase of 4.5% from 2018. The data comes from an annual study commissioned by Visit North Carolina, a unit of the Economic Development Partnership…

Chatham County again experiences increased visitor spending

The latest statewide tourism spending report shows that “domestic visitors” spent $30.77 million in Chatham County during 2012, an increase of 4.4 percent from 2012, continuing a multi-year trend of substantial growth in visitor spending. On August 14, 2014, the North Carolina Division of Tourism, Film and Sports released the results of the annual study conducted by the U.S. Travel Association.