Wake Forest, NC
50% of Wake Forest 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?
Wake Forest residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
50
Adults (20 - 64)
50
Seniors (65+)
51
By Income (%)
High Income
45
Middle Income
51
Low Income
59
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
55
Asian*
47
Black*
60
Hispanic
48
Pacific Islander*
52
White*
48
2 or More Races*
52
Other*
53
*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