Wilmington, MA

37% of Wilmington 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.

Wilmington residents who live within a 10-minute walk of a park
By Age (%)
Children (0 - 19)
36
Adults (20 - 64)
37
Seniors (65+)
37
By Income (%)
High Income
36
Middle Income
45
Low Income
36
By Race/Ethnicity (%)
Native American*
40
Asian*
36
Black*
37
Hispanic
37
Pacific Islander*
44
White*
37
2 or More Races*
38
Other*
37
*Excludes those that report Hispanic origin (which is captured separately from race by the U.S. Census).
4% of Wilmington’s land is used for parks and recreation.
National median 15%
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.