Forest City, IA

81% of Forest City 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.

Forest City residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
82
Adults (20 - 64)
81
Seniors (65+)
82
By Income (%)
High Income
77
Middle Income
84
Low Income
80
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
90
Asian*
82
Black*
82
Hispanic
83
Pacific Islander*
75
White*
81
2 or More Races*
83
Other*
92
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
4% of Forest City’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%