Sheldon, IA

72% of Sheldon 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.

Sheldon residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
72
Adults (20 - 64)
71
Seniors (65+)
72
By Income (%)
High Income
76
Middle Income
72
Low Income
68
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
71
Asian*
79
Black*
74
Hispanic
74
Pacific Islander*
75
White*
72
2 or More Races*
69
Other*
71
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
2% of Sheldon’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%