Parker, SC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Parker, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
12,227
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
28.7%
Median Home
$81,400
Median Income
$34,181
Median Rent
$780

Parker SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
8

Parker, SC Cost Of Living

85
Parker's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Parker South Carolina National Average
Overall 85 94 100
Services 102 102 100
Groceries 105 102 100
Health 107 95 100
Housing 49 80 100
Transportation 97 90 100
Utilities 93 107 100

Rankings for Parker in South Carolina

Map Of Parker, SC

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8

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9

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10

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Population over time in Parker

Year Population % Change
2019 12,227 -4.8%
2018 12,850 2.5%
2017 12,540 -1.6%
2016 12,743 1.4%
2015 12,571 4.9%
2014 11,987 4.4%
2013 11,482 -4.0%
2012 11,965 2.2%
2011 11,711 13.9%
2010 10,286 -

Race / Ethnicity in Parker

White
50.1% (6,127)
African American
19.8% (2,417)
American Indian
0.1% (7)
Asian
0.2% (25)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (7)
Two Or More
0.9% (104)
Hispanic
29.0% (3,540)
Race Parker SC USA
White 50.1% 63.7% 60.7%
African American 19.8% 26.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 1.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 29.0% 5.7% 18.0%

Gender in Parker

Female
51.3% (6,269)
Male
48.7% (5,957)
Gender Parker SC USA
Female 51.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Parker for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
18.0% (2,200)
9-12th Grade
19.0% (2,323)
High School / GED
29.0% (3,545)
Some College
15.0% (1,834)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (489)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,344)
Master's Degree
3.0% (366)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (122)
Education Parker SC USA
< 9th Grade 18.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 19.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Parker, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
11.1% (135,886)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.9% (84,227)
$15,000 to $24,999
19.4% (237,521)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.2% (161,716)
$35,000 to $49,999
23.4% (286,653)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.1% (148,240)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.9% (71,873)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.3% (52,220)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (30,883)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (13,476)
Income Parker SC USA
Less than $10,000 11.1% 7.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.9% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 19.4% 10.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.2% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 23.4% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.1% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.9% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.3% 12.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 4.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 4.6% 7.7%

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