Parker, Colorado

Parker: The most populous city in Douglas County, Colorado. It is located in the Denver metropolitan area. Parker is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Parker Arts Center and the Parker Historical Museum.


Parker is a city located in the county of Douglas in the U.S. state of Colorado. Its population at the 2010 census was 45,297. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 58,673 inhabitants.

The city was created 42 years ago in 1980.

Parker locator map
Location of Parker on Colorado map.

Quick Facts about Parker

Population : 58,673 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Colorado (United States)
County : Douglas County
Water as percent of area : 0.08%
Land as percent of area : 99.92%
Altitude : 5,869 feet / 1789 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1981 (42 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 00:37:03 (3rd December 2023)
Postal code : 80134
Population growth : 22.8% (2010-2020)
Weather : 24℉ Mostly Cloudy then Chance Light Snow 7-days weather
Parker  Colorado image
Parker Colorado
Parker  Colorado image


Parker is located at 39°31'7"N 104°45'41"W (39.5186000, -104.7613600).

Parker map


Parker forecast: A chance of snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy. Low around 24, with temperatures rising to around 31 overnight. West southwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more


The population of Parker increased by 22.8% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 45,297 - census
2011 46,116 1.78% estimation process
2012 47,054 1.99% estimation process
2013 48,364 2.71% estimation process
2014 49,508 2.31% estimation process
2015 51,112 3.14% estimation process
2016 52,714 3.04% estimation process
2017 54,261 2.85% estimation process
2018 55,813 2.78% estimation process
2019 57,706 3.28% estimation process
2020 58,673 1.65% estimation process

Parker zip code is 80134. County name: Douglas, County fips: 08035

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Schools in Parker

College & universities near Parker, CO

Code Name City ZIP
476823 New Dimensions Beauty Academy Inc Parker (CO) 80138-9801
491792 Stacey James Institute Parker (CO) 80134-3358
480790 Rocky Vista University Parker (CO) 80134
484640 University of Phoenix-Colorado Lone Tree (CO) 80124
260813 Platt College-Aurora Aurora (CO) 80014-3141

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Parker, CO

Code Name Address Type
DEB Denver (Bus Station), Colorado 1055 19th Street BUS
DEN Union Station 1701 Wynkoop Street RAIL
PJT Pine Junction, CO 76 Mount Evans Boulevard BUS
BLD Boulder, Colorado 30th & Diagonal Highway BUS
COS Colorado Springs, Colorado 120 South Weber Street BUS

Post offices near Parker

Post Office Name City ZIP
Parker Post Office Parker (CO) 80134
Tower Post Office Aurora (CO) 80015
Greenwood Villag Post Office Greenwood Village (CO) 80112
Highlands Ranch Post Office Highlands Ranch (CO) 80130
Franktown Post Office Franktown (CO) 80116

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Other cities in Douglas County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Douglas County , CO.

City Name Population Title
Highlands Ranch 96,713 Census designated place
Castle Rock 70,567 The most populous city in Douglas County, Colorado.
Castle Pines 11,664 City in Douglas County, Colorado, United States of America
The Pinery 10,517 Census designated place
Roxborough Park 9,099 Census designated place
Stonegate 8,962 Census-designated place in Douglas County, Colorado
Acres Green 3,007 Census-designated place (CDP) in northern Douglas County, Colorado, United States
Perry Park 1,646 Census-designated place in Douglas County, Colorado
Carriage Club 1,090 Town
Larkspur 203 Human settlement in Douglas County, Colorado, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Parker distances to largest Colorado cities