Parker, Colorado 

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Population

51,125

+20.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.5%

Median Income

$98,170

Median Home Price

$479,600

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Best Places to Live in Parker, Colorado

Regional center/Capital city - North central Colorado at the base of the Rocky Mountain Front Range. September, August and June are the most pleasant months in Parker, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Parker, CO Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Attractive downtown
Arts and culture
Nearby mountains
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Commute times
Air quality

What Bert Has To Say About Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metro Area

Denver is the commercial, financial, industrial, and government center for Colorado and a seven-state region of Rocky Mountain and western Plains states. The city and its surrounding area continue to be one of our favorite large cities, and the list of reasons is large; however, crowding and growth is taking its toll.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Colorado
County: Douglas County
Metro Area: Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Parker
Zip Codes: 80134 80138
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5280 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Parker is 2.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Parker jobs have increased by 2.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Parker's cost of living is 38.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Parker's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Douglas county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Parker's population is 51,125 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 20.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Parker is Real Estate: $479,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.4%.

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. More Education



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Housing Market in Parker

It's a good time to buy in Parker. Home Appreciation is up 5.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Parker is $479,600.

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Reviews for Parker   25 Reviews
Growing City - 1/10/2016
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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dry - 11/13/2015
not enough rain no humidity skin peeling off fingers and feet it is so dry and... Read More

Cost of living is pretty high - 12/8/2014
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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80134 80138

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