US Facts       Footsteps of History       It Happened Here      
Mottos, Slogans and Nicknames       Noted Notables


Welcome To KEY TO THE CITY's Page For
Douglas County, Colorado

80134, 80138

Page Contents for Parker, Colorado

Statistics & Facts


Weather & Climate

History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.


Statistics & Facts

The Colorado state capital is Denver.
The population of Parker is approximately 16,000 (1998), 45297 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,095 (1990), 15917 (2010).
The amount of land area in Parker is 34.281 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.049 sq kilometers.
The distance from Parker to Washington DC is 1574 miles.
The distance to the Colorado state capital is 18 miles. (as the crow flies)
Parker is positioned 39.50 degrees north of the equator and 104.76 degrees west of the prime meridian.


not far from either Denver or Colorado Springs, or the Rocky Mountains.
Return to Index


seasonal! There are four distinct seasons here in Parker. We have beautiful falls, exhilarating winters, lovely springs and our summers are perfect.
Return to Index

History & History Related Items

Parker originally called Pine Grove
Return to Index

The founding of Parker

over 130 years ago!

The incorporation of Parker



Parker is currently the 6th fastest growing city in the country and also in Douglas County, the fastest growing county in the country.

Learn more about Parker, Colorado

For businesses, events, services and more, see Virtual Parker

Parker Colorado online - with lots of links and information for Parker and the area.
Return to Index

Parker City Government

Parker has a Council/Manager form of government. The Town Administrator is appointed by the Town Council.

Parker Chamber

Chamber of Commerce
19201 E. Mainstreet, Suite 103
Parker, Colorado 80134
Phone: (303) 841-4268
Fax: (303) 841-8061

Parker Organizations

Chamber of Commerce
19201 E. Mainstreet, Suite 103
Parker, Colorado 80134
Phone: (303) 841-4268
Fax: (303) 841-8061

Parker Schools

Schools in Parker

Contribute information for this community or any other community on the Key To TheCity website

Be sure to include the name of the community and its state when contacting Key to the City as you are NOT directly contacting this community.

Thanks for visiting Key to the City. Come back again! Soon!

The information on Key to the City is from multiple sources including government, commerce, libraries, individuals and organizations. There is no guarantee of the accuracy or timeliness of the information presented on these pages, therefore, please use at your own risk.

Search Key to the City
Custom Search
or Search anywhere on the Web
Custom Search