Kinston, NC

47% of Kinston 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.

Kinston residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
49
Adults (20 - 64)
48
Seniors (65+)
45
By Income (%)
High Income
38
Middle Income
52
Low Income
60
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
49
Asian*
32
Black*
51
Hispanic
46
Pacific Islander*
64
White*
36
2 or More Races*
52
Other*
53
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
1% of Kinston’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%