Cornelius, NC

50% of Cornelius 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.

Cornelius residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
52
Adults (20 - 64)
50
Seniors (65+)
48
By Income (%)
High Income
48
Middle Income
50
Low Income
51
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
42
Asian*
48
Black*
52
Hispanic
56
Pacific Islander*
40
White*
50
2 or More Races*
53
Other*
53
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
8% of Cornelius’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%