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Parkers Prairie is a city in Otter Tail County, in the Fergus Falls metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Minnesota named Parkers Prairie. For links to other places called Parkers Prairie, MN, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Parkers Prairie is 46.153N. The longitude is -95.328W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,470 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,024.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Parkers Prairie demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Otter Tail County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 56361 ZIP code.
41% of Parkers Prairie residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Parkers Prairie ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Parkers Prairie was $16,748, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Parkers Prairie residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Parkers Prairie, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $291. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $593.
Newspapers in Parkers Prairie include Parkers Prairie Independent
Otter Tail County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Parkers Prairie political report.
The average commute time for Parkers Prairie workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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