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Go figure: The surprising way your neighbors are spending money this summer

Summer spending

Airline fares cost us 

$16.3 million

 

and taxis cost 

$318,000

 

We spent

$6.3 million

on food for out-of-town trips

 

Admission to movies, parks and museums is

$2 million

  

Theater and concert tickets are

$1.9 million

 

Tickets to sporting events?

$1.8 million 

 

We spent

$718,000

on vacation clubs

 

Photography equipment costs

$825,000

 

The price of water sport equipment is

$197,000 

Source: U.S. Census and Bureau of Labor Statistics based on ZIP codes 75204, 75206, 75214, 75218, 75223 and 75228. Numbers are derived from 2010 U.S. Census data with projections to be accurate as of Jan. 1, 2017. 


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