Metairie, LA
31% of Metairie 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?
Metairie residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
31
Adults (20 - 64)
31
Seniors (65+)
32
By Income (%)
High Income
29
Middle Income
31
Low Income
31
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
36
Asian*
25
Black*
32
Hispanic
29
Pacific Islander*
31
White*
32
2 or More Races*
29
Other*
30
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
Park Space per Person by Race/Ethnicity Reactive to City Median