Research + Resources
Visitor & Industry Research

Please note: The most recent data on domestic and international visitation to Scottsdale is from 2013. This data is available upon request by reaching out to Community Affairs Manager Stephanie Pressler.

Longwoods Domestic Visitor Report – City of Scottsdale report that analyzes trends relating to domestic visitation to Scottsdale, including U.S. travelers’ spending patterns and socio-demographic profiles. This data excludes international visitation.

The Scottsdale/Paradise Valley Tourism Study Lodging Statistics – City of Scottsdale study that analyzes trends relating to the lodging industry in the Scottsdale/Paradise Valley tourist market area

Scottsdale Bed Tax Collections – Monthly collection of bed-tax revenues from Scottsdale hotels and resorts

Airport Statistics – Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport and Scottsdale Airport

General Scottsdale Information

Scottsdale Residents – Demographic information from the U.S. Census Bureau on Scottsdale residents

Scottsdale Projects – Current and future projects, including hotel renovations, golf, attractions, public art and more

Scottsdale Facts & Figures – Facts and figures about Scottsdale, including the number of resorts, golf courses, spas and more

Scottsdale Events – Attendance and economic impact figures for uniquely Scottsdale events


Scottsdale sales tax: 7.95%

Scottsdale hotel/resort checkout tax13.92%

Additional Tourism Research

City of Scottsdale

Arizona Office of Tourism

U.S. Travel Association