Silver Spring, MD
95% of Silver Spring 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?
Silver Spring residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
94
Adults (20 - 64)
95
Seniors (65+)
96
By Income (%)
High Income
97
Middle Income
96
Low Income
95
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
96
Asian*
93
Black*
94
Hispanic
95
Pacific Islander*
90
White*
97
2 or More Races*
96
Other*
90
*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