Town of Parker Colorado 2010 Overview, Demographics and Facts.

Parker Colorado Economic Development Council

Parker Colorado Economic Development Council

Parker Colorado Economic Development Council!

Looking to start a business in Douglas County or Parker Colorado? Please contact the EDC for a full overview of the facts and reasons you should conifer Parker as a destination for your new or existing business.

Here are some quick facts I learned during a presentation January 14th given by Becky Hogan with the Parker Colorado Economic Development Council.

  • 2010 Town of Parker, Colorado Population 46,260 (incorporated)
  • Size: 20.1 square miles
  • Build-out projection: Incorporated: 101,500 & Parker trade area: 126,000
  • County growth: 63.2% from 2000 to 2009
  • Municipality Growth: 96.3% from 2000 – 2010

Building

  • 2009 – 17 new commercial permits with a valuation of $32,721,825
  • 2008-26 new commercialpermits with a valuation of $36,025,092
  • 2009 – 43 new single family detacthed permits with a valuation of $15,667,045
  • 2008 – 146 new single family detached permits with a valuation of $46,501,468

Commercial Space

  • 3.3 Million square feet of retail space total.
  • 1.5 Million square feet of industrial space total
  • 630,000 square feet of office space total

Sales Tax

  • 8.1% Total

With it broken down like this:

  • Parker 3%
  • State 2.9%
  • County 1%
  • RTD/SCFD/FD 1.2%

Parker’s 3% = 2.5% general fund, .5% Parks, Recreation & Open Space

Residents

  • 2.93 Average Household
  • 31 Average Age
  • 82.4% have some college education
  • 92.6% Home Ownership
  • $94,556 median household income per year

Housing

  • $333,000 Median Home Value
  • Single Family Dwelling New Construction: $60,000 to $4.8 Million
  • Single Family Dwelling Resale $50,000 to $1.78 Million
  • $145,000 Median Condo Townhouse value
  • Sales for Condos/Townhome range from $55,000 $345,000