Living in Parker
Parker has a mix of both urban and small town feel and is also the second most populated town in Douglas County. Located 20 miles southeast of Denver, just under 50,000 people call Parker their home. There is much to do in and around town! Near historic Main Street, you can find many activities such as Wine Walks, Concerts in the Park, Parker Days, and Christmas Parades. Not to mention the close proximity to the mountains, Parker is just a few hours away from some of the greatest ski resorts in the state. With the ability to feel worlds away from neighboring urban city Denver, Parker locals love the wide open spaces and community like feel of the town.
Parker Community and Neighborhoods
Parker is increasingly growing in popularity! The majority of the homes in Parker are single family homes with acreage and room for animals. If you want something a little smaller, there is a good amount of apartment living within walking distance of the western side of downtown, allowing for access to the great shops and restaurants. A few new community developments are popping up near the west side of town such as Heirloom, Stepping Stone and on the south side of town the Richmond community is growing. Near Main Street, some commercial development happening which is increasing the walkability of downtown and abundance of apartment living. Median sales prices for a home in Parker is around $490k. Parker is a great place to live to raise a family, many locals love the community ties they can develop throughout town and the good public schools.
Parker Neighborhood Map
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