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: $455,500

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $455,500 $202,700
Median Single Family Home Value $468,400 $200,300
Median Condo Value $279,800 $218,100
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $305,600 $158,700
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $429,500 $196,300
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $499,600 $320,000
Percent Homes Decreasing 2.2% 17.9%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $216 $128
Median Sale Price 750 225,300
Property Tax $2,289 $2,147
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 5.9% 2.9%
1-Yr. Change 7.7% 6.9%
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