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Welcome to Parker ...

The city of Parker is located in Armstrong 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 802 people<3> (see below for details).

Parker is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Parker had an population of 802 people. This is a decrease of 4.52% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.38% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Parker had a population of 840 people. This makes Parker the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 840 people, the population of Parker increased 5.13% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 799 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 two Pennsylvania communities named Parker: This one is located in Armstrong County and the other is located in Clarion County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 41 communities that are also named Parker - they are located in Alabama (4), Arizona (2), Colorado, Florida (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas (2), Michigan, Missouri (2), Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, Oregon, 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.

  • Butler [Butler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butler
    • Butler [Butler County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Parker
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,885 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butler
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butler<6>
  • Clarion [Clarion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarion
    • Clarion [Clarion County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Parker
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,707 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarion<6>
  • Slippery Rock [Butler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slippery Rock
    • Slippery Rock [Butler County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Parker
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,531 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slippery Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slippery Rock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slippery Rock<6>
  • Knox [Clarion County]
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    • Knox [Clarion County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Parker
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,069 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knox have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knox
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Knox<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chicora [Butler County]
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      • Chicora [Butler County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Parker
      • Estimated population in 2019: 957 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chicora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chicora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chicora<6>
    • New Bethlehem [Clarion County]
    • East Brady [Clarion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Brady
      • East Brady [Clarion County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Parker
      • Estimated population in 2019: 906 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Brady have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Brady
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Brady<6>
    • Rimersburg [Clarion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rimersburg
      • Rimersburg [Clarion County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Parker
      • Estimated population in 2019: 881 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rimersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rimersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rimersburg<6>
    • Harrisville [Butler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisville
      • Harrisville [Butler County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Parker
      • Estimated population in 2019: 858 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisville<6>
    • East Butler [Butler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Butler
      • East Butler [Butler County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Parker
      • Estimated population in 2019: 684 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Butler have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Butler
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Butler<6>

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Pennsylvania

About Armstrong County

About Pennsylvania

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 State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Armstrong, 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Parker

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Parker. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0903, Longitude: -79.6856       In this case, the coordinates for Parker have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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