Chester, VA

24% of Chester residents live within a 10-minute walk of a park.
Median City, 100 most populous U.S. cities: 74%
Median City, all urban cities and towns in U.S.: 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.

Chester residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
21
Adults (20 - 64)
24
Seniors (65+)
30
By Income (%)
High Income
25
Middle Income
28
Low Income
31
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
24
Asian*
22
Black*
27
Hispanic
11
Pacific Islander*
14
White*
26
2 or More Races*
24
Other*
22
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
2% of Chester’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%