Demographics

People

Total Population915
Male Share of the Population47.3%
Female Share of the Population52.7%
Senior Citizens22.7%
Employed Population 16+453
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married69.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher47.4%
Median Earnings25+$33,068
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$41,875
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,375

Wealth

Median Family Income$61,953
% Above Poverty Level93.6%
% Below Poverty Level6.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone28.9%
Median Gross Rent$678
Median House Value$125,000

Ancestry

German47.2%
Irish10.4%
Norwegian10.1%
Dutch8.3%
Danishn7.7%
English4.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)4.3%
Russian4%
French Except Basque3.8%
Czech3.6%
Ukrainian2.5%
Swedish2.1%
Italian1%
Scottish0.8%
Polish0.7%
Welsh0.4%
Canadian0.3%
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Parker Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyTurner County
Standard Zip Codes57053
Phone Area Codes605
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.39
Approximate Longitude-97.13

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)

StationMARION
Distance5.9 miles
Jan Temp5 to 25 F
Apr Temp36 to 59 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp37 to 62 F
Annual Precip24.9 inches
StationBRIDGEWATER
Distance21.1 miles
Jan Temp3 to 25 F
Apr Temp34 to 59 F
Jul Temp61 to 86 F
Oct Temp36 to 62 F
Annual Precip25.5 inches
StationSIOUX FALLS AP
Distance23.3 miles
Jan Temp3 to 25 F
Apr Temp33 to 59 F
Jul Temp60 to 86 F
Oct Temp35 to 61 F
Annual Precip24.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Chancellor298$69,821
Freeman1,408$68,958
Hurley361$70,000
Lennox2,437$58,125
Marion799$64,750
Monroe166$43,750

Parker Public Libraries

Parker Public Library
115 N MAIN AVENUE
Parker, South Dakota
(605) 297-5552

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Parker Public Schools

Parker Elementary - 02
335 W. 1st St.
ZIP: 57053
(605) 297-3237
Primary
Total Enrollment 226
Parker High School - 01
335 W. 1st St.
ZIP: 57053
(605) 297-3456
High
Total Enrollment 93
Parker Jh - 03
335 W. 1st St.
ZIP: 57053
(605) 297-3456
Middle
Total Enrollment 63
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