2022 Year in Review
Amelia Island's tourism industry continues to be a top economic and social driver for Nassau County. In 2022, tourism contributed nearly $1 billion in economic impact, put over 1/4 of Nassau County residents to work, and provided an enhanced quality of life that both visitors and residents alike enjoy. Learn more about the results of Amelia Island's tourism industry in the 2022 Year in Review.
Watch U.S. Congressman Aaron Bean recognize Amelia Island's tourism industry in celebration of National Travel & Tourism Week from the House Floor.
2021 Value of Tourism Report
The latest Amelia Island Value of Tourism report found that visitor activities on Amelia Island generated more than $1 billion ($1,027,582,200) in total economic impact in 2021. Compiled by renowned Tallahassee-based Downs & St. Germain Research, the biannual report summarizes the profound impact visitors have on the economy, government, and citizens of Nassau County. In addition to the $1 billion economic impact milestone, the 2021 report shows nearly visitors generated $725 million in direct spending in Nassau County restaurants, accommodations, attractions, gas, retail and grocery stores, and more. Compared to the 2019 report, this shows a 4.16% decrease in the number of visitors, but a 6.8% increase in direct spending, and a 14.67% increase in total economic impact.