Gulf Shores, AL
23% of Gulf Shores 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?
Gulf Shores residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
25
Adults (20 - 64)
24
Seniors (65+)
19
By Income (%)
High Income
23
Middle Income
21
Low Income
24
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
21
Asian*
25
Black*
14
Hispanic
28
Pacific Islander*
83
White*
23
2 or More Races*
22
Other*
15
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
Make the Commitment
Pledge to make parks a priority!
Everyone should have access to a quality park within a 10-minute walk of home. Our 10-Minute Walk™ Program calls on mayors to demonstrate their commitment to parks and adopt long-term, system-wide strategies that accelerate the creation of parks.