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Parker is a medium-sized town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 49,857 people and 16 constituent neighborhoods, Parker is the 19th largest community in Colorado.
Housing costs in Parker are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Colorado.
Parker is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.71% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Parker is a town of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Parker who work in management occupations (16.94%), office and administrative support (13.96%) and sales jobs (12.08%).
Also of interest is that Parker has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Parker telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.41% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Parker is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Parker a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Parker has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Parker’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Parker, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Parker is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 51.64% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Parker in 2010 was $36,763, which is wealthy relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $147,052 for a family of four.
The people who call Parker home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Parker residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Parker include German, Irish, English, Italian, Swedish and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Parker is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||16,282|
|PARKER HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||79.59%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||20.41%|
|TYPE OF PARKER HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||77.55%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||4.68%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||1.22%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||16.55%|
|SIZE OF PARKER HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||11.15%|
|AGE OF PARKER HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||43.75%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||54.38%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||1.40%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.47%|
|PARKER REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$419,441|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,469|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $74,000||0.89%|
|$74,001 - $148,000||1.27%|
|$148,001 - $295,000||11.71%|
|$295,001 - $443,000||41.18%|
|$443,001 - $590,000||28.24%|
|$590,001 - $738,000||12.69%|
|$738,001 - $1,107,000||3.42%|
|$1,107,001 - $1,476,000||0.31%|
|PEOPLE OF PARKER||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||7.52%|
|5 TO 17||24.07%|
|18 TO 24||7.61%|
|25 TO 34||12.10%|
|35 TO 54||35.12%|
|55 TO 64||8.23%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||5.36%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||97.59%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$98,170|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$36,763|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||4.21%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Retail (11.29%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (10.27%)
Information Technology (6.49%)
Public Service (5.70%)
Real estate (2.62%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||1.29%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.21%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.10%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.95%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||4.02%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||7.63%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (27.64%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (92.13%)
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