Merrifield, VA

72% of Merrifield 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.

Merrifield residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
71
Adults (20 - 64)
73
Seniors (65+)
72
By Income (%)
High Income
70
Middle Income
74
Low Income
75
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
68
Asian*
75
Black*
72
Hispanic
75
Pacific Islander*
67
White*
70
2 or More Races*
69
Other*
75
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
2% of Merrifield’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%