The economic impact of the Saint Louis Zoo is a measure of the amount of and the way that dollars associated with the Zoo circulate through the region. There are three levels of impact the St. Louis Regional Chamber & Growth Association considers when they develop these figures: the direct impact, the indirect business impact, and tourism and visitor spending impact. All three of these an be expressed in terms of annual flow of dollars or annual full-time jobs.
|Capital Improvement Jobs Created||274|
|Tourism Spending Jobs Created||495|
|Total Economic Impact||$230,900,000|
|2012 Total Economic Impact||$202,700,000|