Eugene, OR
88% of Eugene residents live
within a 10-minute walk of a park
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.
Is Eugene meeting that goal?
88%
of residents live within a 10 minute walk of a park.
Median for the 100 ParkScore® cities: 75%
Median for the 14,000 cities and towns in our ParkServe® database: 55%
Percent of residents within a
10-minute walk of a park by age
Children (0 - 19)
Adults (20 - 64)
Seniors (65+)
Percent of residents within a
10-minute walk of a park by income
Percent of residents within a 10-minute walk of a park by race/ethnicity

*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).

12%
of Eugene's city land is used for parks and recreation.
Median for 100 ParkScore® cities: 19%
Median for all 14,000 cities and towns in our ParkServe® database: 15%
Where in Eugene Are Parks Needed Most?
Eugene Has 135 Parks
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Mayor Lucy Vinis has pledged to adopt long-term, system-wide strategies to make sure every Eugene resident has access to all the benefits parks provide.
"I have endorsed the vision that everyone should have a park or open space within a 10-minute walk of home." — Mayor Vinis
Learn about the 10-Minute Walk campaign
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You believe we all need access to great parks. We can help you reach that goal.
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We’re Helping People Connect with Nature Near You
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This new 290-acre state natural area at Hayden Island on the Willamette River is a fitting tribute to the late Gail Achterman, an Oregon conservation leader passionately committed to creating an economically and ecologically sustainable future for the Willamette Basin.

Thurston Hills, Springfield, Oregon

People can hike, bike and explore land rich in wildlife from Thurston to Jasper-Natron. When complete, the effort will provide 660 acres of parkland, including an 80-acre community forest.

Stayton Riverfront Park, Oregon

The Trust for Public Land helped preserve 51 acres for the Statyon Community Park along the North Santiam River in the Willamette Valley in Oregon.