Located within Colorado, United States, the town of Parker is located in the Denver - Aurora metropolitan area.
Parker is very good for those who need quiet areas, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. It is rather difficult to access parks in the town since they are distributed sparsely. Still, there are over 150 parks nearby for residents to relax in.
In Parker, the vast majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings. The average year of construction for buildings in this town is 1993. This town has a choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy around 85% of the dwellings in the town and 15% are rented.
There are only a few high schools and primary schools in Parker and for this reason they can be a rather long walk away. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. When it comes to eating, a car is typically needed in Parker to access one of approximately 20 supermarkets.
This town is very car friendly. It is very convenient to park. On the other hand, Parker is not very conducive to traveling on foot since almost no daily errands can be run without having to use a car.