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Statistics & Facts

The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of Parlier is approximately 13,124 (2006), 14494 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,644 (2000), 3297 (2010).
The amount of land area in Parlier is 3.735 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Parlier is 1.62 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Parlier to Washington DC is 2417 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 170 miles. (as the crow flies)
Parlier is positioned 36.60 degrees north of the equator and 119.53 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Parlier elevation is 340 feet above sea level.
Parlier per capita income is $ 7,078 (2000).
Parlier median income is $ 29,600 (2005).
The Parlier median home price is $ 194,800 (2005).


about 18 miles from Clovis and about 21 miles from Fresno. Other nearby communities include Del Rey, Selma, Reedley, Kingsburg, Sanger, Fowler, Dinuba and London.
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History & History Related Items

The name for Parlier came frm the Parlier family that moved here in 1876 from Illinois. They began a general store and trading post that also served as the area post office. It quickly became the center of town. Agriculture was important to the area with many small family farms. Wheat was the first main crop. Later came grapes and raisins as well as other fruit. Parlier was incorporated in 1921.

Here is a history page for Parlier.
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Parlier City Government

City of Parlier
1100 E. Parlier Avenue
Parlier CA, 93648
Phone: (559) 646-3545 Parlier


The population of Parlier was:
1990 - 7,938
2000 - 11,145
2006 - 13,124
Median age:
2000 - 23.9 years

Median household income:
2000 - $ 24,539
2005 - $ 29,600

Median house value:
2000 - $ 81,400
2005 - $ 194,800

Parlier is located in the Pacific Time Zone and does participate in daylight savings time during a portion of the year.

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