We do not inherit the
earth from our ancestors,
we borrow it from
our children.
- Native American Wisdom

Tourism to Saguaro National Park in 2022 Creates $100 Million in Economic Benefits

Saguaro National Park had 908,000 visitors in 2022. Those visitors spent $66 million in southern Arizona. That spending supported 876 jobs, $34.4 million in labor income and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $100 million. The directly affected sectors were:

1) Lodging $22.3 million

2) Restaurants $13 million

3) Gas $11.4 million

4) Retail $5.8 million

5) Recreation $4.7 million

6) Groceries $4.4 million

7) Transportation $3.2 million

8) Camping $1.2 million