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People

Total Population 435
Male Share of the Population 46.2%
Female Share of the Population 53.8%
Senior Citizens 9%
Employed Population 16+ 203
Age of the Population 26

Families

% of people married 58.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.5%
Median Earnings25+ $28,304
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $24,375
Median Earnings With High School Degree $27,813

Wealth

Median Family Income $55,833
% Above Poverty Level 91.8%
% Below Poverty Level 8.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 36 minutes
% Working from Home 0.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 21.8%
Median Gross Rent $796
Median House Value $62,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.4%
US/American 0%
English 3.4%
Irish 25.7%

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

Parker Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 39 miles S of Olathe, Kansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 57 miles SW of Kansas City, Missouri
County Linn
Standard Zip Codes 66072
Phone Area Codes 913
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.328
Longitude -94.991

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 GARNETT 1 E
Distance 13.5 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 41 F
Apr Temp 44 to 69 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 40 inches
Station MOUND CITY
Distance 15.6 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 39 F
Apr Temp 43 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 70 F
Annual Precip 41.4 inches
Station PAOLA
Distance 18.6 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 39 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 46 to 70 F
Annual Precip 40.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Fontana 145 $63,250
Garnett 3,306 $36,672
Greeley 282 $46,250
La Cygne 1,284 $54,412
Lane 218 $31,250
Osawatomie 4,373 $52,355

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

Parker Public Libraries

Library
Linn County Library District #1
230 MAIN BOX 315
Parker, Kansas
(913) 898-4650

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