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Parker, South Dakota
Welcome to Parker ...
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 1,023 people<3> (see below for details).
Parker is 1,340 feet [408 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Parker lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Parker is located in the (605) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Parker had an population of 1,023 people. This is an increase of 0.1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.78% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Parker had a population of 1,022 people (which is 12.24% of the total population of Turner County). This makes Parker the county's most populous community.
The population of Parker represents 0.13% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 87th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,022 people, the population of Parker has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,031 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, Idaho, 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, 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.
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. Our list includes 4 papers. 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 ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Oct 2020