Welcome to NRPA Park Metrics, the agency performance resource that assists park and recreation professionals in the effective management and planning of their operating resources and capital facilities. This tool allows park and recreation agencies to build customized reports based upon their unique characteristics. Your agency can use this data to gain more funding support, improve operations and better serve your community.
Get started now with three options:
To gain access to a more comprehensive benchmark report for your agency, login to the site and enter your agency's data in the newly streamlined Agency Performance Survey. By doing this, you will gain access to the more detailed Agency Performance Report that contains additional ratios and compares your agency's results to that of its peers. Login or register to begin:
Using data from NRPA Park Metrics, you can create a custom report of park and recreation metrics based upon agency characteristics of your choosing, including agency size and budget, jurisdiction population and geography. These reports provide a sampling of what NRPA Park Metrics offers and feature median values on budgets, staffing and facilities and highlights the responsibilities and activities of peer agencies.
Read the 2016 NRPA Field Report, a summary of performance metrics from more than 950 park and recreation agencies. This report, based on NRPA Park Metrics data, is the most comprehensive resource of data and insights for park and recreation agencies in the United States, and has 21 figures highlighting critical park and recreation metrics.