In honor of Epcot’s anniversary on Oct. 1, did you know?:

• Epcot covers some 300 acres, more than double the size of the Magic Kingdom.

• Construction took three years and between $800 million to $1.4 billion, making Epcot the largest construction project in the world at the time.

• Epcot’s parking lot can accommodate 11,211 vehicles.

• Approximately 10.8 million people visited Epcot in 2011.

• Epcot is located in the city of Bay Lake, Fla., one of two cities controlled by the Walt Disney Co.

• Bay Lake has a population of 47, according to the 2010 census.

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