Columbus, MS
18% of Columbus 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?
Columbus residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
19
Adults (20 - 64)
18
Seniors (65+)
15
By Income (%)
High Income
13
Middle Income
15
Low Income
22
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
21
Asian*
10
Black*
22
Hispanic
12
Pacific Islander*
50
White*
10
2 or More Races*
24
Other*
8
*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