Salem, VA
52% of Salem 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?
Salem residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
50
Adults (20 - 64)
53
Seniors (65+)
52
By Income (%)
High Income
51
Middle Income
56
Low Income
59
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
51
Asian*
53
Black*
55
Hispanic
52
Pacific Islander*
43
White*
52
2 or More Races*
55
Other*
55
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).