Indianapolis, IN
36% of Indianapolis residents live
within a 10-minute walk of a park
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.
Is Indianapolis meeting that goal?
36%
of residents live within a 10 minute walk of a park.
Median for the 100 ParkScore® cities: 75%
Median for the 14,000 cities and towns in our ParkServe® database: 55%
Percent of residents within a
10-minute walk of a park by age
Children (0 - 19)
Adults (20 - 64)
Seniors (65+)
Percent of residents within a
10-minute walk of a park by income
Percent of residents within a 10-minute walk of a park by race/ethnicity

*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).

4%
of Indianapolis's city land is used for parks and recreation.
Median for 100 ParkScore® cities: 19%
Median for all 14,000 cities and towns in our ParkServe® database: 15%
Where in Indianapolis Are Parks Needed Most?
Indianapolis Has 229 Parks
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Mayor Joe Hogsett has pledged to adopt long-term, system-wide strategies to make sure every Indianapolis resident has access to all the benefits parks provide.
"I have endorsed the vision that everyone should have a park or open space within a 10-minute walk of home." — Mayor Hogsett
Learn about the 10-Minute Walk campaign
We’re Helping People Connect with Nature Near You
Hobart Marsh, Indiana

TPL helped protect and save nearly 400 acres in the area known as Hobart Marsh, land that lay in the path of the Chicago region's development wave.