Monroe, NC
34% 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)
36
Adults (20 - 64)
33
Seniors (65+)
30
By Income (%)
High Income
19
Middle Income
29
Low Income
39
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
28
Asian*
18
Black*
46
Hispanic
44
Pacific Islander*
25
White*
18
2 or More Races*
29
Other*
29
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).