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Welcome to Parker ...

The city of Parker is located in Fremont County<1>.

The location of Parker has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Parker has a population of 291 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Parker.

Parker is 4,920 feet [1,500 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Parker is about 1 mile [or 1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Parker lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Parker is within the (208) area code.

The ZIP code for Parker: 83438<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Parker had an population of 291 people. This is a decrease of 4.59% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.78% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Parker had a population of 305 people. This makes Parker the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Parker represents 0.02% of the total population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 151st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 305 people, the population of Parker decreased 4.39% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 319 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Parker.

Communities Also Named Parker ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 41 communities that are also named Parker - they are located in Alabama (4), Arizona (2), Colorado, Florida (2), Georgia, Illinois, Kansas (2), Michigan, Missouri (2), Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee (3), Texas (3), Utah, Virginia and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Parker.

Communities near Parker ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Parker.

  • Rexburg [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rexburg
    • Rexburg [Madison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Parker
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,658 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rexburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rexburg<7>
  • Sugar City [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sugar City
    • Sugar City [Madison County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the south of Parker
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,510 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sugar City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sugar City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sugar City<7>
  • Ashton [Fremont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashton
    • Ashton [Fremont County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Parker
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,042 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashton<7>
  • Teton [Fremont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Teton
    • Teton [Fremont County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Parker
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 747 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Teton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Teton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Teton<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newdale [Fremont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newdale
      • Newdale [Fremont County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Parker
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 313 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newdale<7>
    • Egin [Fremont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Egin
      • Egin [Fremont County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the west of Parker
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Egin
    • Wilford [Fremont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilford
      • Wilford [Fremont County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southeast of Parker
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilford
    • Edmonds [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edmonds
      • Edmonds [Madison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Parker
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edmonds
    • Plano [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plano
      • Plano [Madison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Parker
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plano
    • Chester [Fremont County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Parker. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Parker.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Parker. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Parker.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Parker. See our Newspapers Page for Parker.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Parker ...

Looking for more information about Parker? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Parker, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Parker.

Adding Parker to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Parker in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Parker was

We also found Parker

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Parker on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Parker. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Fremont County: www.co.fremont.id.us/

The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Idaho's counties, including Fremont, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Parker.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Parker - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Parker). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Parker or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Parker) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Parker. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ParkerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Parker. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9583, Longitude: -111.7585       In this case, the coordinates for Parker have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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