ParkScore is the most comprehensive rating system ever developed to measure how well the 50 largest U.S. cities are meeting the need for parks.Using an advanced GIS Geographic Information System, ParkScore provides in-depth data to guide local park improvement efforts. Our mapping technology identifies which neighborhoods and demographics are underserved by parks and how many people are able to reach a park within a ten-minute walk.Cities can earn a maximum ParkScore of 100. For easy comparison and at-a-glance assessment, each city is also given a rating of zero to five park benches.

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