Metairie, LA

31% of Metairie 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.

Metairie residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
31
Adults (20 - 64)
30
Seniors (65+)
32
By Income (%)
High Income
29
Middle Income
31
Low Income
31
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
37
Asian*
25
Black*
31
Hispanic
30
Pacific Islander*
25
White*
31
2 or More Races*
32
Other*
31
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
2% of Metairie’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%