Parker, CO Local Area Information

Neighborhoods in Parker, CO

About Area

About Parker
Parker, located in Douglas County with easy access to the Denver metropolitan area, is known for its unique Western-Victorian downtown area.

  • Founding: Parker, Colorado was founded in 1864.
  • Incorporation: Parker became a municipality in 1981.
  • Location: Parker is located 20 miles southeast of Denver, Colorado.
  • Elevation: Parker sits at an elevation of 5,900 feet above sea level.
  • Size and Population: The Town of Parker is 18.8 square miles with a current population of approximately 45,300 people residing within the incorporated Town boundaries.
  • School District: Students residing in Parker are within the Douglas County School District RE 1.
  • Demographics: View Parker Demographics.
  • Community Profile: View Community Profile.

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Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $456,200

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $456,200 $203,400
Median Single Family Home Value $468,700 $201,300
Median Condo Value $278,000 $218,600
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $306,000 $159,500
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $430,000 $197,500
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $498,700 $321,600
Percent Homes Decreasing 2.6% 18.4%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $215 $128
Median Sale Price 649 225,300
Property Tax $2,289 $2,147
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 5.9% 2.9%
1-Yr. Change 7.2% 6.5%
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