Essex, MA
39% 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)
39
Adults (20 - 64)
39
Seniors (65+)
39
By Income (%)
High Income
39
Middle Income
Low Income
39
Race/Ethnicity (%)
Asian*
40
Black*
36
Hispanic
38
White*
39
2 or More Races*
38
Other*
33
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).