Ruston, LA
27% of Ruston 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?
Ruston residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
24
Adults (20 - 64)
28
Seniors (65+)
24
By Income (%)
High Income
21
Middle Income
28
Low Income
37
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
25
Asian*
36
Black*
37
Hispanic
24
Pacific Islander*
14
White*
18
2 or More Races*
24
Other*
25
*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