Parker, Colorado Population 2023

62,478

Parker is a city located in Douglas County Colorado. With a 2023 population of 62,478, it is the 20th largest city in Colorado and the 685th largest city in the United States.Parker is currently growing at a rate of 2.16% annually and its population has increased by 6.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 58,512 in 2020. Spanning over 22 miles, Parker has a population density of 2,815 people per square mile.

The average household income in Parker is $127,199 with a poverty rate of 4.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Parker is 35.3 years, 34.6 years for males, and 35.9 years for females.

Parker Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Parker was:

  • White: 86.18%
  • Two or more races: 5.07%
  • Asian: 5.06%
  • Other race: 1.70%
  • Black or African American: 1.53%
  • Native American: 0.46%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Parker, Colorado is 62,478 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 58,512.

Parker, Colorado Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Parker Population by Race

Parker Population Pyramid 2023

Parker Median Age

35.3

Total

34.6

Male

35.9

Female

Parker Adults

There are 39,145 adults, (4,949 of whom are seniors) in Parker.

Parker Age Dependency

62.2

Age Dependency Ratio

14.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Parker Sex Ratio

Female27,79650.12%
Male27,66449.88%

Parker Population by Age

Parker Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.39

Average Family Size

2.93

Average Household Size

76.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Parker Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Parker Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Parker Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 99.07%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.25%.

Parker Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$62,547

Average Earnings

$79,218

Average Male

$48,851

Average Female

Parker Earnings by Educational Attainment

Parker Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Parker Language

89.96% of Parker residents speak only English, while 10.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.23% of the population.

Parker Language

Parker Poverty by Race

rate

4.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.84%

Male Poverty Rate

4.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Parker

The race most likely to be in poverty in Parker is Other, with 18.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Parker is Asian, with 2.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.69%.

Parker Poverty

Parker Poverty Rate by Education

Parker Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Parker Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Parker Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.1%

Male Marriage Rate

59.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Parker Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Parker Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Parker Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Parker Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

3,079

Number of Veterans

2,823

Male Veterans

256

Female Veterans

Parker Veterans by War

Parker Veterans by Age

count

Parker Veterans by Race

Parker Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

1.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Parker Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

76.3%

Labor Force Participation

73.3%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Parker Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Parker Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Parker Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

37.30%

Born in Parker

87.65%

Native Born

7.13%

Foreign Born

4.18%

Non Citizen

2.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.65% of Parker residents were born in the United States, with 37.30% having been born in Colorado. 4.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Parker Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Parker Population by Year