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Parker is located in Colorado and is the home rule municipality in Douglas County, and was a self-declared "town" covered by the Home Rule statutes. In the past few years, Parker was transformed as a commuter town in the southeastern part of the Denver metropolitan area. The area where the present-day Parker stands was inhabited by the ancient Plains Woodland people. It was also inhabited during the 1800s by the Ute, Arapaho, and Cheyenne Native Americans, who were all hunter-gatherers and established the seasonal camps that were used to acquire food. The nearby Franktown Cave, which is a rock shelter, showed that the area was already inhabited as early as the Archaic period and continued until 1725 AD.

Home Prices

838,394 +10%
680,050 +13%

Relative Price (per sqft.)

169 +4%


72 -37%
40 -41%

Market Duration

47 +26%
Population 48,608 (96.40%)
House Size (sqft.) 4,251 (2.68%)