In 2014, roughly 1.8 million travelers came to Houston from Mexico. That's a significant share of the 6.3 million Mexican visitors who came to Texas during the year.
Purpose of travel for Mexican visitors to Houston (multiple answers allowed):
Ninety-two percent of visitors to Houston from Mexico stay in a hotel or motel during their stay. They spend more on every category than overall Texas visitors spent. Mexican visitors spend an average of 4.2 nights in Houston.
Houston visitors spent $1,353 on their most recent Texas trip.
Top activities for Mexican visitors to Houston include:
Sources: Texas Office of the Governor, Economic Development and Tourism/ Research, the Houston Airport System
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