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-Pleasant climate
-Historic interest
-Attractive downtown


-Home prices
-Water shortages

What Bert Has To Say About Prescott Metro Area

Prescott is a pleasant, prosperous, and historic desert mountain city located about 60 miles south of Sedona, a popular arts and retirement community. Downtown is clean, quiet and is a mix of old West and Midwest with a number of historic structures. Older homes, mostly of Victorian vintage, are nicely kept and restored, due in part to preservation incentives. There are more than 700 structures listed in the National Register of Historic Places.


Quick Facts About Prescott

    The unemployment rate in Prescott is 6.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Prescott jobs have Increased by 3.42 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Prescott's cost of living is 15.10% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Prescott's population is 39,916 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 15.68 percent.
    Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Prescott is $256,400. Home appreciation the last year has been 10.80 percent.
    Prescott public schools spend $8,145 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 19.6 students per teacher in Prescott.

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