South Hempstead, NY

10% of South Hempstead 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.

South Hempstead residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
9
Adults (20 - 64)
10
Seniors (65+)
10
By Income (%)
High Income
11
Middle Income
8
Low Income
12
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
10
Asian*
7
Black*
11
Hispanic
11
White*
9
2 or More Races*
9
Other*
12
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
0% of South Hempstead’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%