Independence, KS
36% of Independence 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?
Independence residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
35
Adults (20 - 64)
36
Seniors (65+)
40
By Income (%)
High Income
36
Middle Income
38
Low Income
37
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
40
Asian*
36
Black*
29
Hispanic
35
Pacific Islander*
33
White*
37
2 or More Races*
34
Other*
8
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
Park Space per Person by Race/Ethnicity Reactive to City Median