Reston, VA
89% of Reston residents live
within a 10-minute walk of a park
Everyone deserves a park within a 10-minute walk of home.
Is Reston meeting that goal?
89%
of residents live within a 10 minute walk of a park.
National average 54%
Percent of residents within a
10-minute walk of a park by age
Children (0 - 19)
Adults (20 - 64)
Seniors (65+)
Percent of residents within a
10-minute walk of a park by income
Percent of residents within a 10-minute walk of a park by race/ethnicity
13%
of Reston's city land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%
Where in Reston are parks needed most?
Reston has 68 parks
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