Document Type

Research Study

Publication Date

Summer 2019


This report is a compilation of results from the summer 2019 St. Cloud Metro Area Visitor Profile Survey.

In 2019, the St. Cloud City Hall, St. Cloud Area Convention and Visitor Bureau, and Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) contracted with St. Cloud State University School of Public Affairs, Geography & Planning Department, and the Hospitality and Tourism Program to conduct a visitor profile survey from summer 2019 to spring 2020.

The purpose of this project was to better understand visitor's travel experience in the St. Cloud Metro area and to profile visitors based on their characteristics. The findings of this project will assist with destination planning, marketing and offer a better destination experience for those who visit the St. Cloud Metro area in the future.