Vernon, TX

59% of Vernon 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.

Vernon residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
60
Adults (20 - 64)
59
Seniors (65+)
58
By Income (%)
High Income
56
Middle Income
63
Low Income
65
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
62
Asian*
54
Black*
68
Hispanic
62
White*
57
2 or More Races*
55
Other*
43
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
1% of Vernon’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%