The Town of Hempstead Department of Parks and Recreation is one of the largest municipal parks system in the United States and serves the estimated 762,000 town residents 365 days a year.

Town of Hempstead Park Info at a Glance
(1) Yearly Average
(2) Public/Private Partnership
Total Parks90
Total Park Area1,404.05 acres
Beach Front12,334 feet
Beach Patrons356,346 (1)
Pool Admissions222,686 (1)
Golf Course Rounds88,591 (1)
Golf Courses - 9 Holes1
Golf Courses - 18 Holes1 (2)
Driving Ranges2
Outdoor Pools22
Indoor Pools1
Indoor Ice And Roller Rinks1 (2)
Tennis Courts75 (36 Floodlit)
Basketball Courts72 (28 Floodlit)
Paddleball Courts92 (60 Floodlit)
Volleyball Courts13
Shuffleboard Courts42
Paddle-Tennis Courts4
Horseshoe Pits23
Bocci Courts4
Baseball-Softball Fields78 (13 Floodlit)
Soccer Fields18 (1 Floodlit)
Football Fields10 (3 Floodlit)
Fishing Piers2
Playground Areas61
Exercise Trails2
Picnic Areas15
Nature Trails1
Boat Basins1
Weight Rooms2
Skate Parks1