Statistics

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Travel & Tourism Industry Statistics
In calendar year 2021, direct domestic tourism spending in Barnstable County was $1.37 billion, supporting 9.6k travel-related jobs and $350.1 million in wages, while generating $160 million in state and local taxes (exceeding 2019 levels). On average, day trip guests to Cape Cod spend $200 per travel party per day, and overnight guests spend about $800 per travel party per trip.

The tourism industry brought nearly 26 million domestic and international visitors to the Commonwealth in 2019. Tourism is one of Massachusetts' key industries, accounting for nearly $24.9 billion in direct spending in 2019 and generating $1.6 billion in state and local taxes, as well as supporting 155,500 jobs and $5.9 billion in wages.

Source: Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism

Tourism Statistics

STR DATA
Barnstable County                       
2022   2021 2020 2019 2018
January          
Occupancy 26.2% 18.9% 23.9% 20.2% 28.8%
ADR $128.93 $127.66 $109.53 $114.02 $100.78
RevPAR $33.79 $24.19 $26.23 $22.98 $29.00
February          
Occupancy 30.8% 25.0% 32.5% 28.7% 35.1%
ADR $146.72 $148.30 $119.87 $102.82 $111.69
RevPAR $45.16 $37.01 $38.90 $36.16 $39.15
March          
Occupancy 32.9% 27.8% 19.2% 28.6% 44.6%
ADR $136.87 $136.14 $102.82 $120.05 $106.27
RevPAR $45.02 $37.88 $19.72 $34.32 $47.41
April          
Occupancy 37.2% 33.8% 12% 35.7% 46.4%
ADR $179.07 $168.42 $81.94 $134.62 $118.71
RevPAR $66.68 $56.99 $9.80 $48.03 $55.12
May          
Occupancy 45.4% 40.4% 12.1% 46% 52.9%
ADR $224.57 $206.66 $94.65 $170.08 $149.12
RevPAR $101.95 $83.40 $11.43 $78.18 $78.93
June          
Occupancy 62.4% 63.0% 25.3% 62.3% 68.3%
ADR $305.40 $285.55 $222.40 $231.16 $196.49
RevPAR $190.68 $180.03 $56.33 $143.92 $134.15
July          
Occupancy 75.3% 77.2% 56.5% 75.9% 77.1%
ADR $429.29 $387.32 $334.78 $322.81 $272.08
RevPAR $323.31 $299.20 $184.17 $244.93 $209.75
August          
Occupancy 76.5% 72.9% 66.9% 78.3% 80.0%
ADR $431.61 $391.05 $352.48 $333.82 $282.47
RevPAR $329.99 $285.22 $235.75 $261.30 $226.28
September          
Occupancy 63.7% 59.3% 47.8% 62% 69.3%
ADR $285.58 $266.20 $269.02 $207.61 $182.22
RevPAR $181.79 $157.90 $128.69 $128.66 $126.36
October          
Occupancy 45.2% 49.2% 31.2% 48.9% 57.3%
ADR $222.84 $203.42 $186.07 $159.93 $145.62
RevPAR $100.80 $100.16 $58.08 $77.96 $83.25
November          
Occupancy 31.7% 32.2% 26.3% 34.4% 38.4%
ADR $176.18 $164.57 $122.96 $133.87 $121.84
RevPAR $55.88 $52.93 $32.32 $45.84 $46.76
December          
Occupancy   28.4% 17.3% 26.3% 31.6%
ADR   $156.11 $131.91 $136.88 $117.00
RevPAR   $44.38 $22.81 $36.02 $36.99

 

CAPE COD NATIONAL SEASHORE VISITS 2022   2021 2020 2019 2018
January 115,069 173,766 162,342 115,019 111,813
February 158,373 151,898 135,718 132,239 123,189
March 193,554 179,862 167,258 160,318 173,714
April 259,141 279,598 201,571 219,559 198,375
May 308,573 343,189 276,179 364,695 304,414
June 448,788 513,321 444,372 447,107 492,219
July 649,020 589,504 776,924 665,409 639,254
August 668,802 641,339 683,757 752,184 773,806
September 473,582 494,851 509,143 556,858 525,186
October 369,295 343,377 389,557 322.952 307,047
November 191,815 183,491 211,663 184,546 159,980
December   152,591 162,639 191,552 147,013
TOTAL:   4,037,007 4,121,125 4,122,438 3,956,010

 

BARNSTABLE MUNICIPAL
AIRPORT TRAFFIC
2022 2021 2020  2019 2018
January 2,750  2,797 4,970  4,442 5,543
February 2,739 2,871 4,516 3,780 4,492
March 4,091 4,406 4,458 5,580 5,051
April 4,382 3,773 2,935 4,820 5,455
May 4,589 5,455 3,650 5,316 6,161
June 6,378 6,347 4,526 5,667 7,417
July 6,802 6,832 5,543 7,622 7,004
August 5,791 7,186 6,045 7,623 6,796
September 4,983 5,735 5,150 6,378 5,014
October   4,826 4,695 5,252 5,184
November   4,196 3,699 5,002 4,577
December   3,937 3,192 4,635 4,656
TOTAL:   58,361 53,379 66,117 67,350

 

SOCIAL MEDIA REACH As of October 2022
Facebook -  @VisitCapeCod (total #) 47,800
Twitter - @VisitCapeCod (total #) 18,033
@DougtheQuahog (Twitter & Facebook) 6,300
Pinterest - @VisitCapeCod (total #) 1,680
Instagram - @VisitCapeCod (total #) 38,800
YouTube @VisitCapeCod (total # of views in 2022) 23k views

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