Bethesda, MD
88% of Bethesda residents live within a 10-minute walk of a park. National Average 55%

We’re working to ensure that every person, in every neighborhood, in every city across America has a quality park within a 10-minute walk of home.

How are the parks distributed?
Bethesda residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
86
Adults (20 - 64)
89
Seniors (65+)
85
By Income (%)
High Income
87
Middle Income
92
Low Income
94
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
96
Asian*
88
Black*
91
Hispanic
89
Pacific Islander*
89
White*
87
2 or More Races*
88
Other*
87
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
Park Space per Person by Race/Ethnicity Reactive to City Median