Parker, Colorado Population 2020

58,578

Parker is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 58,578, it is the 19th largest city in Colorado and the 662nd largest city in the United States. Parker is currently growing at a rate of 2.58% annually and its population has increased by 29.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 45,297 in 2010. Spanning over 22 miles, Parker has a population density of 2,639 people per square mile.

The average household income in Parker is $122,758 with a poverty rate of 3.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,497 per month, and the median house value is $386,800. The median age in Parker is 34.7 years, 34.2 years for males, and 35.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.4 males.

Parker Demographics

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

  • White: 87.92%
  • Two or more races: 4.44%
  • Asian: 4.18%
  • Black or African American: 2.00%
  • Other race: 1.03%
  • Native American: 0.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
The current population of Parker, Colorado is 58,578, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 55,636.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 45,297.

Parker, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White46,21287.92%
Two or More Races2,3324.44%
Asian2,1984.18%
Black or African American1,0492.00%
Some Other Race5411.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native1710.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander600.11%

Parker Population Pyramid 2020

Parker Median Age

34.7


Total

34.2


Male

35.1


Female

Parker Adults

There are 36,427 adults, (3,631 of whom are seniors) in Parker.

Parker Age Dependency

60.3

Age Dependency Ratio

11.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Parker Sex Ratio

Female

26,356

50.14%

Male

26,207

49.86%

Parker Households and Families

Parker Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Parker Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All77.1%22.9%
Male68.4%31.6%
Female62.8%37.2%
Non Family55.4%44.6%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,8932.9477.1
Married11,5613.4787.2
Non Family4,0691.2855.4
Female1,5443.1862.8
Male7193.2268.4

3.36

Average Family Size

2.94

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Parker Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2610.81%
9th to 12th Grade4411.38%
High School Graduate4,68314.60%
Some College6,92421.59%
Associates Degree3,0469.50%
Bachelors Degree10,96034.18%
Graduate Degree5,75417.94%

Parker Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White26,44626,06413,941
Hispanic2,9042,7271,155
Asian1,4021,307979
Multiple Races663663274
Black609561303
Other Race399385176
Native American1068612
Islander6060

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 69.83%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$62,421$77,070$48,332
Less Than High School$36,786$44,306$22,371
High School Grad$44,108$50,568$36,111
Some College$52,270$62,910$41,540
Bachelors Degree$71,904$91,243$48,344
Graduate Degree$82,475$104,643$66,278

$62,421

Average Earnings

$77,070

Average Male

$48,332

Average Female

Parker Language

Parker Language by Age

Parker Language

90.07% of Parker residents speak only English, while 9.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.45% of the population.

Parker Poverty

Parker Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White41,8121,4433.45%
Hispanic5,3063165.96%
Multiple2,33223710.16%
Black1,009696.84%
Other541427.76%
Asian2,198130.59%
Native12797.09%

3.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.11%

Male Poverty Rate

3.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Parker

The race most likely to be in poverty in Parker is Multiple, with 10.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Parker is Asian, with 0.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.77%.

Name Poverty
High School5.00%
Some College4.51%
Bachelors or Greater2.24%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed17.04%
Male Unemployed8.39%
Female Employed2.96%
Male Employed2.07%

Parker Income

Parker Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$110,779$122,758
Families$125,228$134,726
Married Families$133,145-
Non Families$63,513$75,660

Parker Marital Status

Parker Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.0%

Male Marriage Rate

61.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Parker Married by Age and Sex

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

Parker Veterans

2,834

Number of Veterans

2,489

Male Veterans

345

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War1,132
Second Gulf War640
Vietnam611
Korea46
World War II12
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,6238.09%
Hispanic2938.24%
2 or More838.28%
Black7810.94%
Asian251.64%
Other204.40%
Indian54.72%

$Parker Veterans by Education

1.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Parker Employment Status

77.6%

Labor Force Participation

74.8%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Parker Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

38.37%

Born in Colorado

92.64%

Native Born

7.36%

Foreign Born

3.88%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.64% of Parker residents were born in the United States, with 38.37% having been born in Colorado. 3.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202058,5781,4712.58%
201957,1071,4712.64%
201855,6361,5512.87%
201754,0851,4712.80%
201652,6141,5933.12%
201551,0211,5203.07%
201449,5011,1472.37%
201348,3541,3192.80%
201247,0359422.04%
201146,0935701.25%
201045,52321,9656.81%
200023,55818,10815.76%
19905,4504,75022.78%
19807005003.18%
19402000.00%