Covington, VA

26% of Covington 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.

Covington residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
26
Adults (20 - 64)
27
Seniors (65+)
25
By Income (%)
High Income
23
Middle Income
27
Low Income
30
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
42
Asian*
28
Black*
26
Hispanic
27
Pacific Islander*
20
White*
26
2 or More Races*
30
Other*
18
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
2% of Covington’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%