Springfield, MO
46% of Springfield 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?
Springfield residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
46
Adults (20 - 64)
47
Seniors (65+)
41
By Income (%)
High Income
40
Middle Income
46
Low Income
49
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
49
Asian*
44
Black*
53
Hispanic
48
Pacific Islander*
58
White*
45
2 or More Races*
49
Other*
42
*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