Newport News, VA
28% of Newport News 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?
Newport News residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
29
Adults (20 - 64)
28
Seniors (65+)
27
By Income (%)
High Income
24
Middle Income
26
Low Income
32
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
32
Asian*
22
Black*
35
Hispanic
24
Pacific Islander*
23
White*
24
2 or More Races*
27
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