Burlington, VT
94% of Burlington 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?
Burlington residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
94
Adults (20 - 64)
94
Seniors (65+)
91
By Income (%)
High Income
93
Middle Income
94
Low Income
94
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
96
Asian*
92
Black*
93
Hispanic
95
Pacific Islander*
97
White*
94
2 or More Races*
94
Other*
93
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
Make the Commitment
Pledge to make parks a priority!
Everyone should have access to a quality park within a 10-minute walk of home. Our 10-Minute Walk™ Program calls on mayors to demonstrate their commitment to parks and adopt long-term, system-wide strategies that accelerate the creation of parks.