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People

Total Population 3,068
Male Share of the Population 50.8%
Female Share of the Population 49.2%
Senior Citizens 9%
Employed Population 16+ 1,332
Age of the Population 32

Families

% of people married 43.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.6%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $48,672
% Above Poverty Level 84.6%
% Below Poverty Level 15.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 11 minutes
% Working from Home 0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 7.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 20.6%
Median Gross Rent $711
Median House Value $125,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 63.1%
US/American 0.1%
English 8.8%
Irish 4.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Parker Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 100 miles N of Yuma, Arizona (center to center)
Nearest Large City 136 miles W of Phoenix, Arizona
County La Paz
Standard Zip Codes 85344
Phone Area Codes 928
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city does not observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.15
Longitude -114.288

Parker Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station PARKER
Distance 0.3 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 67 F
Apr Temp 54 to 87 F
Jul Temp 78 to 108 F
Oct Temp 59 to 90 F
Annual Precip 5.1 inches
Station BOUSE
Distance 20.8 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 65 F
Apr Temp 51 to 85 F
Jul Temp 77 to 108 F
Oct Temp 54 to 88 F
Annual Precip 5.8 inches
Station EHRENBERG 2 E
Distance 38.3 miles
Jan Temp 43 to 67 F
Apr Temp 57 to 86 F
Jul Temp 81 to 108 F
Oct Temp 62 to 89 F
Annual Precip 4.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Lake Havasu City 53,010 $50,342

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Parker Public Libraries

Library
Parker Public Library
1001 NAVAJO AVENUE
Parker, Arizona
(928) 669-2622
Colorado River Indian Tribes Public Library
"ROUTE 1, BOX 23-B, 2ND & MOHAVE RD"
Parker, Arizona
(928) 669-9211

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Parker Hospitals

LA PAZ REGIONAL HOSPITAL
(Voluntary non-profit - Other)
1200 MOHAVE ROAD
(928) 669-7300
Emergency Service: Yes

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Parker High Schools

PARKER HIGH SCHOOL
1600 KOFA AVENUE
928-669-2202
Serves 574 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.5

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