Charleston, MS
14% of Charleston 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?
Charleston residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
12
Adults (20 - 64)
14
Seniors (65+)
17
By Income (%)
High Income
15
Middle Income
11
Low Income
13
Race/Ethnicity (%)
Asian*
14
Black*
13
Hispanic
33
White*
14
2 or More Races*
5
*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