Top U.S. States and Cities Visited by Overseas Travelers, 20121

  State/territory Number of
arrivals
  U.S. city Number of
arrivals
1. New York

9.32 million

1. New York 9.11 million
2. Florida 6.58 million 2. Miami 3.48 million
3. California 6.01 million 3. Los Angeles 3.39 million
4. Hawaii 2.82 million 4. Orlando 3.18 million
5. Nevada 2.77 million 5. San Francisco 2.80 million
6. Illinois 1.40 million 6. Las Vegas 2.71 million
6. Guam 1.40 million 7. Washington, DC 1.76 million
8. Massachusetts 1.34 million 8. Chicago 1.37 million
8. Texas 1.34 million 9. Boston 1.25 million
10. Pennsylvania 952,000 10. San Diego 774,000
NOTE: Includes travelers for business and pleasure, international travelers in transit through the United States, and students; excludes travel by international personnel and international businessmen employed in the United States.
1. Excludes visitors from Canada and Mexico.
Source: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Office of Travel and Tourism Industries/International Trade Administration.

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Top U.S. States and Cities Visited by Overseas Travelers, 2012

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