Matthews, NC
38% of Matthews 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?
Matthews residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
37
Adults (20 - 64)
37
Seniors (65+)
43
By Income (%)
High Income
38
Middle Income
38
Low Income
39
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
28
Asian*
40
Black*
39
Hispanic
36
Pacific Islander*
78
White*
38
2 or More Races*
38
Other*
31
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).