Jacksonville, NC

15% of Jacksonville 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.

Jacksonville residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
14
Adults (20 - 64)
14
Seniors (65+)
19
By Income (%)
High Income
19
Middle Income
22
Low Income
26
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
17
Asian*
11
Black*
22
Hispanic
12
Pacific Islander*
7
White*
13
2 or More Races*
17
Other*
14
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
1% of Jacksonville’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%