Elsmere, DE

92% of Elsmere 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.

Elsmere residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
92
Adults (20 - 64)
92
Seniors (65+)
93
By Income (%)
High Income
94
Middle Income
89
Low Income
93
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
91
Asian*
95
Black*
93
Hispanic
92
White*
92
2 or More Races*
93
Other*
97
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
8% of Elsmere’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%