Essex, MD
27% of Essex 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?
Essex residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
32
Adults (20 - 64)
28
Seniors (65+)
18
By Income (%)
High Income
20
Middle Income
30
Low Income
28
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
22
Asian*
18
Black*
46
Hispanic
34
Pacific Islander*
22
White*
16
2 or More Races*
29
Other*
23
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).