Point of Origin: Where Are DowntownFTL Visitors Coming From?
March 28, 2023
Downtown Fort Lauderdale continues to emerge as a top-of-mind destination to visit. As more people experience the unique charm of our city, a common question many wonder is: where are these guests coming from?
Top Out-of-State Zip Codes.
We can answer this question using data provided by Placer.ai and highlight to the exact zip code where our most frequent visitors come from. Notably, the top point-of-origin for out-of-state travelers to DowntownFTL is zip code 10011 representing the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan. Chelsea is closely followed by the Upper West Side and Brooklyn. Rounding out the top 5 is Manhattan’s Financial District and Marina Del Ray in Los Angeles.
Top Metro Areas.
40% of all out-of-town visitors to DowntownFTL arrive from just six metro areas: New York City, Chicago, Detroit, Philadelphia, Boston, and Washington DC.
The New York City metro area leads the way and is the point of origin for 20% of all visits to DowntownFTL.
Atlanta, due to a large daily supply of flights to FLL, is routinely in the conversation.
Emerging points of origin joining this list in recent years include Houston, Dallas, and Los Angeles.
Within the summer season, Tampa and Orlando follow New York as the top place visitors are coming to DowntownFTL from.
Visit this heat map to zoom in at a more detailed level.