Places

National Park Statistics, Facts, Trends and Analysis

Here are some stats about National Parks in the U.S. that  I found from 10 different sources.

There were 237 million visitors and $941 million spent in 2021.

Alaska has the most park acreage with 54.7 million.

There are 63 parks with a total of 84 million acres.

Here is an infographic:

The least visited park was in Alaska called Gates of the Arctic.

There are 31 snake species in Big Bend National Park, including 4 rattlesnakes.

Visitors logged 1.3 billion recreation hours in 2021.