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Pros

-Attractive downtown
-Arts and culture
-Nearby mountains

Cons

-Growth and sprawl
-Commute times
-Air quality


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Quick Facts About Parker


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Parker is 3.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Parker jobs have Increased by 1.87 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Parker's cost of living is 38.40% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Parker's population is 49,550 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 809.17 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Parker is $409,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 20.04%.
    SCHOOLS
    Parker public schools spend $9,042 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20.2 students per teacher in Parker.

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  1/10/2016
Growing City

We moved to Parker a year and a half ago from Oregon. So far the sun and wide open ranges have been very nice. Parker has a mixture of open land, farms and communities... (Read More)

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  11/13/2015
dry

not enough rain no humidity skin peeling off fingers and feet it is so dry and... (Read More)

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  12/8/2014
Cost of living is pretty high

In Douglas County Colorado the cost of living is among the highest in Colorado. You would be hard pressed to find a house for less than $300k with most decent houses in... (Read More)

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