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The Ultimate Guide to Living in Parker, Colorado Parker, Colorado Guide

Are you considering moving to Parker? You have come to the right place! In this article, we will be covering everything you need to know to help you make the decision of whether Parker, Colorado is a good fit for you or not.

Parker, Colorado is quickly becoming one of the state’s best locations to live in. It has very quick access to all of the Denver Metro area while also having a good route down south to Colorado Springs. It is conveniently located right next to Castle Rock, Highlands Ranch, Castle Pines, Centennial, and Lone Tree. The town now has around 52,000 residents and that is increasing quickly.

Parker is a great place to live if you like the open, spacious suburb feel. There are great neighborhoods, communities, parks, and trails for everyone to enjoy.

The Complete Guide to Living in Parker, Colorado

This guide will help you determine if living in or moving to Parker is a good fit for you! Here are the topics we will be covering:

There are links and pictures throughout this guide that will take you to some of our other blog posts that break these topics down even further!


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The Top 11 Neighborhoods in Parker

Parker has many amazing communities, neighborhoods, and places to live. There are older homes that are more affordable, newer homes and developments, as well as luxury neighborhoods. Below is a breakdown of Parker’s top neighborhoods. Click here to see our full blog post on this topic.

The 11 Best Neighborhoods and Places To Live In Parker Colorado

NeighborhoodsMedian House Price
1. Stroh Ranch $560,000
2. Cottonwood $473,000
3. The Pinery $780,000
4. Antelope Heights $550,000
5. Pine Bluffs $715,000
6. Stonegate $684,000
7. Bradbury Ranch $552,000
8. Canterberry Crossing $650,000
9. Newlin Meadows $650,000
10. Pradera $1,200,000
11. Downtown Parker $676,000

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5 Pros and 5 Cons of Living in Parker

Parker Colorado is becoming one of the state’s most popular cities to relocate to. It has great neighborhoods to live in, a great location to Colorado’s biggest cities, and many events throughout the year for all residents to enjoy. There are, however, some cons to living in Parker. See below for a quick overview of Parker’s pros and cons.

Pros of Living in Parker

  1. Fantastic Neighborhoods and Places to Live
  2. High Livability Score
  3. Great Education System
  4. Unique Town Events
  5. Centralized Location

Cons of Living in Parker

  1. Population and Traffic Are Rising
  2. High Cost of Living
  3. Snowy, Icy Roads
  4. Expensive Homes
  5. Everything Branches Off of One Road

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Cost of Living in Parker

Cost of Living in Parker
Cost of LivingParkerColoradoUSA
Overall138.4121.1100
Grocery103100.7100
Health91.495.8100
Housing207.4166.1100
Median Home Cost$647,600$488,600$291,700
Utilities97.998.4100
Transportation115.8106.7100

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