Economic Development

The Town of Parker is a highly-educated and affluent community with plenty of opportunity to grow. Parker is home to 46,000 residents and is expected to grow to approximately 60,000. The Town encompasses 20.8 square miles and is located in northern Douglas county, uniquely situated between Colorado's two largest cities: Denver and Colorado Springs.

Parker ranked 12th on the CNN Money Magazine's 2013 Best Places to Live List. Douglas county is rated as the 7th wealthiest county and is 4th on the Top 25 Fastest Job Growth list.

In 2014, Parker was the Project Sponsor for the NAIOP Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge.
Parker was the proud host community of the 2013 Solheim Cup event.
  1. New Laws Aiding Small Business Now in Effect for Colorado

    A number of Colorado small businesses will be eligible for personal property tax breaks and will be allowed to seek more money through limited securities offerings, thanks to new laws that take effect today. Read on...
  2. Douglas County Ranked 2nd Best County in America

    Douglas County ranks in second place on Movoto Real Estate's new list of the "10 Best Counties in America." Read on...
  3. Colorado SBDC & SBTC to Offer Businesses Discounted Technology and Support Services

    The Colorado Small Business Development Center Network (SBDC) announced today that it has formed a partnership to launch the Colorado Small Business Technology Cooperative (CO-SBTC) to offer businesses access to discounted technology and support services. Read on...
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