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Oct 22

Study places Parker among America’s 25 best small cities

Posted on October 22, 2020 at 10:48 AM by Ryne Dittmer

A woman in a green hoodie walks a small dog along a leaf-covered trail with a playground in the background.
Checking in with the 24th highest score, the Town of Parker has once again been included on WalletHub’s Best Small Cities to Live in America list. Based on final position, Parker placed within the top 2 percent of the more than 1,200 U.S. cities with populations between 25,000 and 100,000 reviewed this year.

Communities were compared across 43 key livability indicators in the categories of affordability, economic health, education, health, quality of life, and safety. Parker’s final placement was boosted by a second-overall rank in the education and health category.

Parker’s other 2020 honors include No. 2 on’s Best Places to Live in America, No. 5 on HomeSnacks’ Best Places to Live in Colorado, and No. 5 on the National Council for Home Safety and Security’s Safest Cities in Colorado.