How large is MacDill Air Force Base?Located on 5,767 acres of land; 906 acres are wetlands.
MacDill is home for more than 20 protected and endangered species including the American Bald Eagle.
How many people are assigned to MacDill Air Force Base?Approximately 10,500 military and 4,000 civilian personnel are assigned to MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.
Personnel by the numbers
Active duty - 8,100
Air Force Reserve and National Guardsmen -- 2,200
Trainees and Cadets - 100
Civilian Personnel - 4,000
Total employees on base - approximately 14,500
Dependents - approximately 16,634
MacDill is also home of the 927th Air Refueling Wing, USCENTCOM, USSOCOM and 35 other Mission Partners.
(updated May 2013)