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Demographics

People

Total Population1,112
Male Share of the Population47.2%
Female Share of the Population52.8%
Senior Citizens23.6%
Employed Population 16+553
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married74.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.4%
Median Earnings25+$32,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$38,269
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,136

Wealth

Median Family Income$62,813
% Above Poverty Level96.3%
% Below Poverty Level3.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home4.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone19.5%
Median Gross Rent$759
Median House Value$127,100

Ancestry

German48.5%
Dutch10.2%
Irish8.4%
Danishn7.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.1%
Norwegian5.7%
English4%
Russian3.1%
Ukrainian2.8%
French Except Basque2.8%
Czech2.7%
Swedish2%
Scottish0.7%
Italian0.6%
Welsh0.6%
Croatian0.6%
Polish0.5%
Canadian0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Hungarian0.2%
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Parker Almanac

CategoryValue
County Turner 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
Chancellor327$73,438
Freeman1,251$63,250
Hurley381$61,875
Lennox2,095$66,923
Marion838$58,750
Monroe196$21,979

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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