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 site of Andersonville prison was owned by both the Grand Army of the Republic and the Woman’s Relief Corp before being transferred to the federal government in 1910. The prison site was administered, along with Andersonville National Cemetery, by the Department of the Army until 1971.