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Overview

Introduction to Parlier, California

Parlier, California is 16 miles SE of Fresno, California. It is in Fresno County. The city is part of the Fresno metro area.

Parlier History

I. N. Parlier and his family migrated to the present day Parlier in 1876. In fact, the city derived its name from the French ancestry of this family, DeParlier. The General Store, Post Office and Trading Post of the family became the center of town. The City of Parlier was incorporated in 1921.

Parlier and Nearby Attractions

  • Duncan Water Gardens.
  • Arts Sake Picture Framing.
  • Asian Village.
  • Will Portis Gallery Studio.
  • Lisa's Mane Attraction.

Things To Do In Parlier

The City of Parlier features an array of recreational facilities including hunting, camping, fishing, boating and hiking along the Kings River. There are several other lakes and rivers near the city. The Sierra Nevada mountain range lies within a close proximity. At the Sierra Summit and Millerton Lake you can also enjoy snow and water skiing, depending on the season. The city is also home to a number of parks and golf courts.

Parlier Transportation

The nearest airport is Fresno Yosemite International Airport.

Parlier Higher Education

The nearby college is Reedley College.

Demographics

People

Total Population14,953
Male Share of the Population52%
Female Share of the Population48%
Senior Citizens7%
Employed Population 16+5,392
Age of the Population26

Families

% of people married43.8%
Average household size4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher3%
Median Earnings25+$16,890
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$11,705
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,055

Wealth

Median Family Income$29,707
% Above Poverty Level56.1%
% Below Poverty Level43.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.8%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone8.5%
Median Gross Rent$740
Median House Value$123,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)93.5%
Arab0.3%
Italian0.2%
Greek0.2%
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Parlier Almanac

CategoryValue
County Fresno County
Standard Zip Codes93648
Phone Area Codes559
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude36.62
Approximate Longitude-119.51

Parlier Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationORANGE COVE
Distance12.6 miles
Jan Temp37 to 56 F
Apr Temp46 to 76 F
Jul Temp62 to 99 F
Oct Temp49 to 82 F
Annual Precip12.2 inches
StationHANFORD 1 S
Distance21.3 miles
Jan Temp36 to 54 F
Apr Temp47 to 74 F
Jul Temp63 to 96 F
Oct Temp49 to 80 F
Annual Precip8.5 inches
StationFRIANT GOVERNMENT CAMP
Distance28.9 miles
Jan Temp38 to 55 F
Apr Temp44 to 73 F
Jul Temp61 to 99 F
Oct Temp50 to 81 F
Annual Precip14.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dinuba23,465$38,231
Fowler6,083$48,279
Kingsburg11,716$77,938
Reedley25,273$44,694
Sanger24,741$47,623
Selma24,228$45,303

Parlier Public Schools

Cesar E Chavez Elementary
500 Tuolumne St
ZIP: 93648
Primary
Total Enrollment 491
John C Martinez Elementary
13174 E. Parlier Ave.
ZIP: 93648
Primary
Total Enrollment 485
Mathew J Brletic Elementary
601 Third St
ZIP: 93648
Primary
Total Enrollment 481
Parlier High
603 Third St.
ZIP: 93648
High
Total Enrollment 822
Parlier Junior High
1200 E. Parlier Ave
ZIP: 93648
Middle
Total Enrollment 509
Riverview Elementary
8662 S. Lac Jac Ave.
ZIP: 93648
Primary
Total Enrollment 431
S Ben Benavidez Elementary
13900 Tuolumne St.
ZIP: 93648
Primary
Total Enrollment 559
San Joaquin Valley High
900 Newmark Ave.
ZIP: 93648
High
Total Enrollment 71
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