Fairfax, VA

88% of Fairfax 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.

Fairfax residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
88
Adults (20 - 64)
88
Seniors (65+)
88
By Income (%)
High Income
88
Middle Income
88
Low Income
89
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
86
Asian*
86
Black*
87
Hispanic
89
Pacific Islander*
89
White*
88
2 or More Races*
88
Other*
87
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
6% of Fairfax’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%