While the true measure of a national park is its resources and the way in which visitors find meaning in them, the statistics below provide a number of ways to evaluate the work of the park.
Source: NPS Redbook, planning documents
The park maintains a total of 514.61 acres. 480.88 acres are owned by the Federal and 33.73 acres of non-federal land managed by the park.
Source: NPS Public Use Statistics Office
Total recreational visits per calendar year:
Annual Operating Budget
Fiscal Year (FY) 2013 - $1,452,000 (requested)
Source: NPS Greenbook
Did You Know?
The deadline at the Andersonville prison consisted of a rail about four feet off the ground that was situated nineteen feet from the stockade wall. Any prisoner who crossed this line with any part of his body was likely to be shot without warning by a guard in a guard tower.