Merritt Island, FL
19% of Merritt Island 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?
Merritt Island residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
19
Adults (20 - 64)
18
Seniors (65+)
18
By Income (%)
High Income
15
Middle Income
19
Low Income
22
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
16
Asian*
15
Black*
35
Hispanic
19
Pacific Islander*
10
White*
18
2 or More Races*
19
Other*
23
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).