Opelousas, LA
34% of Opelousas 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?
Opelousas residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
32
Adults (20 - 64)
34
Seniors (65+)
37
By Income (%)
High Income
41
Middle Income
32
Low Income
32
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
53
Asian*
38
Black*
32
Hispanic
42
White*
40
2 or More Races*
34
Other*
38
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).