Westwego, LA
43% of Westwego 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?
Westwego residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
44
Adults (20 - 64)
43
Seniors (65+)
42
By Income (%)
High Income
35
Middle Income
49
Low Income
45
Race/Ethnicity (%)
American Indian*
48
Asian*
44
Black*
43
Hispanic
38
White*
44
2 or More Races*
48
Other*
43
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).