Waco, TX
43% of Waco 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?
Waco residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
42
Adults (20 - 64)
44
Seniors (65+)
41
By Income (%)
High Income
37
Middle Income
43
Low Income
49
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
37
Asian*
30
Black*
49
Hispanic
50
Pacific Islander*
34
White*
35
2 or More Races*
39
Other*
47
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
Make the Commitment
Pledge to make parks a priority!
Everyone should have access to a quality park within a 10-minute walk of home. Our 10-Minute Walk™ Program calls on mayors to demonstrate their commitment to parks and adopt long-term, system-wide strategies that accelerate the creation of parks.