43 Amazing Disney California Adventure and Disneyland Facts and Statistics (June 2017)

Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others, so some of these are based on news reports and not official company tallies. All stats are linked to their source unless it was sent to me directly from the company. No stat listed here should be considered in making any type of investment decision. In other words: This is the best I can find, but I don’t guarantee anything.

Number of attractions at Disneyland on opening day:


Year that Disney California Adventure Park opened:


Size of Disneyland Resort’s Downtown Disney District:

15 acres

Number of venues in Disneyland’s Downtown Disney complex:

30 venues

Last updated 10/1/16

Number of rooms at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa:

948 rooms and 50 DVC villas

Number of rooms at Disneyland Hotel:

973 rooms

Number of rooms at Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel:

481 rooms

Number of cast members at Disneyland Resort:

29,000 cast members

Number of plant species at Disneyland Resort:

800 species

Average amount of material Disneyland Resort recycles daily:

32 tons

Number of languages spoken by cast members at Disneyland Resort:

40 languages

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I am founder and editor of DisneyNews.us and DisneyEverything.com My passion for all things Disney goes pretty far back but was deepened by two semi-recent developments:1) The birth of my son (who is now 6 years old and can't get enough Disney); and 2) Disney’s purchase of Lucasfilm/Star Wars (did I mention I was a super Star Wars geek?)I recently came to the realization that I spent a significant portion of my day reading articles about Disney and watching it with my son, so it only made sense that I would start sharing some of what I read and see and building a little community around it.