Wellesley, MA
93% of Wellesley 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?
Wellesley residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
92
Adults (20 - 64)
92
Seniors (65+)
97
By Income (%)
High Income
96
Middle Income
95
Low Income
95
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
80
Asian*
88
Black*
83
Hispanic
88
Pacific Islander*
100
White*
95
2 or More Races*
91
Other*
93
*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