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Parker City, Indiana

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Welcome to Parker City ...

The town of Parker City is located in Randolph County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Parker City has a population of 1,359 people<1> (see below for details).

Parker City is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Parker City lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Parker City: (765)

The ZIP code for Parker City: 47368<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Parker City had a population of 1,419 people (which is 5.42% of the total population of Randolph County). This makes Parker City the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Parker City represents 0.02% of the population of Indiana (which has 6,483,802 people), making it the state's 251st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,419 people, the population of Parker City has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,416 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Parker City had an population of 1,359 people. This is a decrease of 4.23% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.03% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Parker City ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Albany   [Map]   2,169   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Daleville   [Map]   1,665   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dunkirk   [Map]   2,314   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Eaton   [Map]   1,741   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hagerstown   [Map]   1,690   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Middletown   [Map]   2,257   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Parker City.

Communities Also Named Parker City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Parker City - it's located in Illinois.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Parker City. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Parker City. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Parker City.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Parker City:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Parker City ...

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

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Parker City. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Parker City.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Parker City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 town (such as Parker City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Parker City or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Parker City. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Parker City) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Parker City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Parker City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Parker City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1898, Longitude: -85.2039     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Parker City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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