Hoover, AL
12% of Hoover 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?
Hoover residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
12
Adults (20 - 64)
12
Seniors (65+)
12
By Income (%)
High Income
11
Middle Income
14
Low Income
13
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
11
Asian*
9
Black*
13
Hispanic
17
Pacific Islander*
23
White*
12
2 or More Races*
10
Other*
14
*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.