Monroe, LA
43% of Monroe 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?
Monroe residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
46
Adults (20 - 64)
42
Seniors (65+)
43
By Income (%)
High Income
34
Middle Income
47
Low Income
48
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
38
Asian*
26
Black*
52
Hispanic
35
Pacific Islander*
27
White*
28
2 or More Races*
35
Other*
28
*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