How many eagle species are there in the world? There are around 60 different species of eagle in the world. Eagles are found on every continent (except Antarctica). By Eileen Hanson|August 10th, 2014|Comments Off on How many eagle species are there in the world? Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterEmail About the Author: Eileen Hanson Eileen Hanson is the Director of Public Relations at the National Eagle Center.