Rocky Mount, NC

51% of Rocky Mount residents live within a 10-minute walk of a park.
Median City, 100 most populous U.S. cities: 74%
Median City, all urban cities and towns in U.S.: 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.

Rocky Mount residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
52
Adults (20 - 64)
50
Seniors (65+)
53
By Income (%)
High Income
42
Middle Income
51
Low Income
59
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
43
Asian*
30
Black*
57
Hispanic
36
Pacific Islander*
46
White*
40
2 or More Races*
53
Other*
49
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
2% of Rocky Mount’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%